absolute form


Definition of absolute form

1 : the Platonic form of the supreme idea or unity in which all other ideas participate
2 : the subject-object relation

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First Known Use of absolute form

1865, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Absolute form.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/absolute%20form. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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