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unconceived

(ˌʌnkənˈsiːvd)
adj
1. not conceived of or imagined
2. (of a child) that has not yet been conceived
3. not brought into being or produced
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Looking it turn at the recent debate on scientific realism, causal realism, and the quantum challenge, he considers such aspects as scientific realism and its relation to common sense, the natural ontological attitude and the vices of the realism debate, the problem of the unconceived alternatives, delayed-choice experiments and the metaphysics of entanglement, and particle physics without particles: causal realism in quantum field theory.
The confluence of the defendant's acts or omissions and foreseeability of harm to a future and unconceived child determined a duty of care.
interspersed with passages of reflection and analysis" (90) in Ludlow's own drug experiments "as a vehicle of exploration, a tool of discovery, in that it can provide glimpses of 'hitherto unconceived modes and uncharted fields of spiritual being .
One of Bailey's more political/sexual statements in this current exhibition is his Urn for the Multitudes of Sperm and Eggs that are Forever Unconceived.
People who oppose contraception and abortion rush right past living, breathing women in need to worry about justice for the unborn or unconceived.
Louis Toodleoo" play over "minarets, palms, mountains, jungle" (96), but also the breakdown of racial boundaries: "The blood and substance of many races, Negro, Polynesian, Mountain Mongol, Desert Nomad, Polyglot Near East, Indian--races as yet unconceived and unborn, combinations not yet realized pass through your body" (96).
As Pereboom seems to recognize, and as others have noted, such positions essentially appeal to properties that are at least presently unconceived, and we may worry that an appeal to protophenomenal properties thus amounts to little more than the affirmation that there is something non-phenomenal in virtue of which phenomenal properties are instantiated.
To make out this, it is necessary that you conceive them existing unconceived or unthought of, which is a manifest repugnancy.
From the fact that fetuses lack constitutional personhood, it would appear to follow a fortiori that as-yet unconceived generations lack constitutional personhood.
Killers who from the sea came holding death of the body in their right, the mind's annihilation in their left, shrieking fables of a white god and son unconceived, exemplar of their proffered, senseless suffering.