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intensional

(philosophy)
A description of properties, e.g. intensional equality, that relate to how an object is implemented as opposed to extensional properties which concern only how its output depends on its input.
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En cette Intensional Particle, c'est a une certaine presomption ideologique, une soumission devant ce que peut le numerique, que nous faisons face.
Quine does not countenance even to exclude the alternative, that identity is instead intensional or referentially opaque.
Tarski explicitly formalized (*) by T, presumably also for eliminating 'expresses' as an intensional factor.
Intensional objects, such as propositions, meanings, synonymies, and so on, fail the criterion of identity (meanings in particular fail to have identity criteria).
Cats, for example, are like a star cluster: they are not all in one intensional place, but most of them are crowded together close to an intensional center" (ibid.
Applying the same criteria to ordinary language, dictionaries are prime examples of intensional relations.
A parafrase definidora intensional analitica por excelencia e a definicao por genus proximum + differentiae specificae.
NetWORKers and their Activity in Intensional Networks.
AIO corresponde a una base activa intensional compuesta por meta-level predicados que definen la semantica del conocimiento representado en AEO y modelado por los axiomas que estan en A.
De las dos maneras obvias de tratar este problema dentro del marco teorico de Sainsbury, rechazo una (el analisis de pensar acerca de como una actitud proposicional) y acepto la otra (que trata "pensar acerca de" como semejante a un verbo intensional transitivo).
I wanted a representational system that would be an efficient and principled methodology for organizing knowledge, and I came to focus on a different criterion for subsumption that I called an intensional, rather than extensional, subsumption criterion.