Definition of Existence. Meaning of Existence. Synonyms of Existence

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Definition of Existence

Existence
Existence Ex*ist"ence, n. [Cf. F. existence.] 1. The state of existing or being; actual possession of being; continuance in being; as, the existence of body and of soul in union; the separate existence of the soul; immortal existence. The main object of our existence. --Lubbock. 2. Continued or repeated manifestation; occurrence, as of events of any kind; as, the existence of a calamity or of a state of war. The existence therefore, of a phenomenon, is but another word for its being perceived, or for the inferred possibility of perceiving it. --J. S. Mill. 3. That which exists; a being; a creature; an entity; as, living existences.

Meaning of Existence from wikipedia

- Existence is the state of having being or reality in contrast to nonexistence and nonbeing. Existence is often contrasted with essence: the essence of...
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- An Elixir for Existence is the second studio album by the Norwegian gothic metal band Sirenia, released in 2004. The album follows in the same vein as...
- In Existence is an album by English new-age musician Phil Sawyer under the artistic name Beautiful World. Notes: 1 lyrics in Swahili 2 lyrics in English...
- In Defiance of Existence is the fifth studio album by Norwegian black metal band Old Man's Child, released on 20 January 2003. All music and lyrics written...
- Tortured Existence is the debut album by American thrash metal band Demolition Hammer. It was released on August 27, 1990, in Europe and on February 12...
- In mathematics, an existence theorem is a theorem which ****erts the existence of a certain object. It might be a statement which begins with the phrase...