Corporature

Cor´po`ra`ture


n.1.The state of being embodied; bodily existence.
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Vico underlines that "by means of frightful religions and terrible paternal powers and sacred ablutions they brought forth from their giant bodies the form of our just corporature" and concludes that "con la stessa disciplina iconomica eglino, da' lor animi bestiali, edussero la forma de' nostri animi umani" ("by discipline of their household economy they brought forth from their bestial mind the form of our human mind" Sn 692; emphasis added).