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incorporeal

1. spiritual or metaphysical
2. Law having no material existence but existing by reason of its annexation of something material, such as an easement, touchline, copyright, etc.
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Without going beyond these dialogues, then, but simply by thinking out what is implied by many instances having the same "look," having some nature in common, we have arrived at the conception of the forms as incorporeal, intelligible ideas which are both immanent or present in their instances and transcendent to them.
A Neoplatonic emanation provides a causal explana- tion for the existence of Aristotle's incorporeal substances, including the active intellect.
But the most fundamental frailty of Hansard evidence is the one alluded to by Justice Sopinka in Morgentaler, quoted earlier in this paper: "The main criticism of such evidence has been that it cannot represent the 'intent' of the legislature, an incorporeal body.
The rich Hindu articulations of such images offer, Goshen-Gottstein suggests, points of deep spiritual resonance with the Hassidic emphasis on the cultivation of the imagination for meditatively envisioning, however falteringly, the incorporeal God.
The "Timescape" paintings might sometimes evoke the incorporeal surfaces of Jules Olitski or even Ad Reinhardt's Black Paintings, whose colors unfold slowly from pitch-black to reveal subtle chromatic sections; their edges, however, have a more conceptual, or "nominalist," nature, as if meant to list all the colors used to realize the surface.
But it has, because while the music may sound the same, it--like just about everything else--has changed from the physical world we once counted on, to a world without form--an incorporeal, digital one, that is nevertheless our new reality.
Buddhist theology is complicated, more so than I'd realised -- reincarnation isn't just a matter of coming back after death; there are 31 possible realms into which to be reborn, 29 of them incorporeal (the other two are animal and human) -- but it's still bound to seem like superstition to the non-religious.
Plato maintains that (1) there is a strict dualism between souls (imperceptible, incorporeal, divine) and bodies (perceptible, changeable, impure); (2) souls are superior to and well-suited to govern or rule bodies; (3) we are to identify our moral and mental selves with our souls; and (4) the soul is immortal and exists as a complete person both before and after it is embodied.
From the idea that atman- refers to what is full of life, it seems that in certain contexts the meaning has shifted from "that which fills with life" to "the being with life", including both corporeal and incorporeal aspects.
However as they are incorporeal intellects, their composition essence-existence can only be understood in the first way.
Goods are generally defined as movable property, including intangibles and incorporeal articles, but excluding newspapers, actionable claims, stocks, shares, and securities.
I]n the same way as all people must be informed, and even children must be trained in the belief that God is One, and that none besides Him is to be worshipped, so must all be taught by simple authority that God is incorporeal .