hylomorphic

[hahy-luh-mawr-fik]

adjective Philosophy.

(of a creature) composed of corporeal and spiritual matter.

Nearby words

  1. hying,
  2. hyksos,
  3. hyla,
  4. hylas,
  5. hylo-,
  6. hylomorphism,
  7. hylophagous,
  8. hylotheism,
  9. hylotropic,
  10. hylozoism

Origin of hylomorphic

First recorded in 1885–90; hylomorph(ism) + -ic

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