- the quality of having extension.
- Psychology. the attribute of sensation from which the perception of spatial extension is developed.
Origin of extensity
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Hence is derived the coloured presentation of Vision to which the character of extensity attaches.Essays Towards a Theory of Knowledge
Infinity is a relative term, and in fact, decreases in extensity in the proportion that the consciousness expands and comprehends.
Space, in its extensity, cannot transcend life; for it is the path which life makes in its out-coming, its manifestation.
As the Thinker's consciousness expands the extensity of the manifested universe decreases.
Resistance to change of extensity: compressibility, porosity, adhesion, cohesion.The School System of Norway
David Allen Anderson
- psychol that part of sensory perception relating to the spatial aspect of objects
- rare the condition of being extensive or extended
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