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life force

é•lan vi•tal

(Fr. eɪ lɑ̃ viˈtal)
n.
(esp. in Bergsonian philosophy) the vital or creative force in all organisms that is responsible for growth and evolution.
[1905–10; < French: literally, vital ardor]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.life force - (biology) a hypothetical force (not physical or chemical) once thought by Henri Bergson to cause the evolution and development of organisms
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
force - (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity; "force equals mass times acceleration"

life force

noun
The vital principle or animating force within living beings:
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He is best know for low-budget pioneering horror movie The Texas Chain Saw Massacre which has terrified audiences since 1974, but also directed mini-series Salem's Lot in 1979, Poltergeist in 1982 and Lifeforce in 1985.
Hooper tuvo varios exitos, donde supo explotar las emociones que se viven en esta epoca de incertidumbre, entre ellos: El misterio de Salem's Lut (1979); Poltergeist (1982), pelicula producida por Steven Spielberg; Lifeforce (1985), pelicula que en la actualidad es considerada como un filme de culto; ademas dirigio series televisivas como taken y otras mas; y en el ano de dos mil catorce fue galardonado con el Premio Maestro del Festival de Cine Fantastico "Nocturno 2014".
Another form of magical attack was known as tamam, whereby an individual entered a state of sleep, possession, or trance before consuming the lifeforce of their target, typically imagined as a cannibalistic assault.
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