mortal mind


Definition of mortal mind

Christian Science
: a belief that life, substance, and intelligence are in and of matter : illusion

Examples of mortal mind in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His book is a handy introduction to a vexed debate on the infinite power of the finite mortal mind. The Economist, "A new book spells out the magic of language," 22 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of mortal mind

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Mortal mind.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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