a.1.Tending to excite or provoke; inflammatory.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Dispassion is to unite the mind (nous) to God through contemplation and prayer, and to place the illumined mind as a ruler over the soul, with the appetitive part (desire) embracing love, with the incensive part (the emotions) practicing patience.