[ suh b-stan-shuh-liz-uh m ]
/ səbˈstæn ʃəˌlɪz əm /
the doctrine that substantial noumena exist as a basis for phenomena.
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Related formssub·stan·tial·ist, noun
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Examples from the Web for substantialism
Thus we are neither adherents of phenomenism, nor of substantialism.The Mind and the Brain|Alfred Binet
British Dictionary definitions for substantialism
/ (səbˈstænʃəˌlɪzəm) /
the doctrine that a substantial reality underlies phenomena
the doctrine that matter is a real substance
Derived Formssubstantialist, noun
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