horme

noun
hor·​me | \ ˈhȯr(ˌ)mē \
plural -s

Definition of horme

: vital energy as an urge to purposive activity

History and Etymology for horme

German, from Greek hormē impulse, attack, assault

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“Horme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horme. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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