Related to Interminate: indeterminate, Indeterminate growth


a.1.Endless; as, interminate sleep.
v. t.1.To menace; to threaten.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(54) Elsewhere, Aquinas offers a distinction between matter under determinate dimensions and matter under interminate dimensions (dimensiones interminatis) (55) and asserts the latter as the principle of individuation for material substances: Now dimensions can be considered in two ways.
It is in this sense that Aquinas asserts designated matter to be under interminate dimensions in order to serve as an individuating principle.