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ontic

[on-tik]
adjective Philosophy.
  1. possessing the character of real rather than phenomenal existence; noumenal.
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Origin of ontic

1940–45; < Greek ont- (see onto-) + -ic
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Word Origin and History for ontic

adj.

1949, from onto- + -ic.

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