immanency


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im·ma·nent

 (ĭm′ə-nənt)
adj.
1. Existing or remaining within; inherent: believed in a God immanent in humans.
2. Restricted entirely to the mind; subjective.

[Late Latin immanēns, immanent-, present participle of immanēre, to remain in : Latin in-, in; see in-2 + Latin manēre, to remain; see men- in Indo-European roots.]

im′ma·nence, im′ma·nen·cy n.
im′ma·nent·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.immanency - the state of being within or not going beyond a given domain
presence - the state of being present; current existence; "he tested for the presence of radon"
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