accidens

noun
ac·​ci·​dens | \ ˈaksəˌdenz; ˈä(t)chēˌdenz, -nts \
plural accidentia\ ˌaksəˈdenchēə ; ˌä(t)chēˈdentsēə \

Definition of accidens

logic

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First Known Use of accidens

1551, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for accidens

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“Accidens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/accidens. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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