Whereness
Whereness Where"ness, n. The quality or state of having a place; ubiety; situation; position. [R.] [1913 Webster]

A point hath no dimensions, but only a whereness, and is next to nothing. --Grew. [1913 Webster]


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  • Ubiety — Ubication U bi*ca tion, Ubiety U*bi e*ty, n. [NL. ubicatio, ubietas, fr. L. ubi where.] The quality or state of being in a place; local relation; position or location; whereness. [R.] Glanvill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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