res extensa

noun res ex·ten·sa \¦rāˌsekˈsten(t)sə, ¦rēzik-\

Definition of res extensa

plural

res extensae

\-nˌsī, -nˌsē\
  1. :  an extended thing or substance :  material substance — compare cartesianism

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Origin and Etymology of res extensa

New Latin


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