substantialism

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substantialism

(səbˈstænʃəˌlɪzəm)
n
1. (Philosophy) the doctrine that a substantial reality underlies phenomena
2. (Philosophy) the doctrine that matter is a real substance
subˈstantialist n
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substantialists (Granger, 1996), but widespread agreement exists that he equated life with soul and soul with life (Park & Kessler, 1988).