Perdurance
Perdurance Per*dur"ance (p[~e]r*d[=u]r"ans), Perduration Per`du*ra"tion (p[~e]r`d[-u]*r[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. Long continuance. [Archaic] [1913 Webster]

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  • perdurance — ⇒PERDURANCE, subst. fém. Caractère de ce qui dure longtemps, de ce qui se perpétue. Mon cœur ne bat plus le temps, c est l instrument de ma perdurance, Et l impérissable esprit envisage les choses passantes (CLAUDEL, Gdes odes, 1910, p. 241). La… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • perdurance — See endurance/perdurance …   Philosophy dictionary

  • perdurance — per·dur·ance …   English syllables

  • perdurance — (ˌ)pərˈd(y)u̇rən(t)s noun ( s) Etymology: perdure + ance : permanence, persistence …   Useful english dictionary

  • endurance/perdurance — Terminology introduced by the 20th century Australian philosopher Mark Johnston for an older contrast, and described by David Lewis in The Plurality of Worlds . Something perdures if and only if it persists by having different temporal parts, or… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Perduration — Perdurance Per*dur ance (p[ e]r*d[=u]r ans), Perduration Per du*ra tion (p[ e]r d[ u]*r[=a] sh[u^]n), n. Long continuance. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perdurantism — or perdurance theory is a philosophical theory of persistence and identity. [http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/temporal parts/ Temporal parts] Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy] The perdurantist view is often defined as being the claim that… …   Wikipedia

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  • Endurantism — or endurance theory is a philosophical theory of persistence and identity. According to the endurantist view material objects are persisting three dimensional individuals wholly present at every moment of their existence. This conception of an… …   Wikipedia

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