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substantive

relating to the essential legal principles administered by the courts, as opposed to practice and procedure
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And, as Hofweber suggests, these formulations may have a slightly different role in communication than the substantival ones (Hofweber, 2005: 210; 2007: 22).
Second, the verb [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], including its substantival participle [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] / [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], is well attested in the LXX in the sense to be fitting, proper, (90) and Paul's usage is quite consistent with what he found in the LXX.
1996: The semantics of suffixation: Agentive substantival suffixes in contemporary Standard Russian.
He suggests that the Ego and Id could be adapted to critical analysis to the extent that the former would correspond to "the teleology of the thought-work, if we care to isolate that, as the prose value of the poem, [which] is transparently clear; [while] that of the substantival excrescences is hidden," and thus analogous to the Id (1972, 145).
The case form of the substantival attribute in Samoyedic is either genitive provided with the case ending *-n or unmarked nominative.
Beere 2006 contrasts Aristotle's 'adjectival' view of matter with the 'substantival' view of the pre-Socratics and Plato.
But there is also one somewhat enigmatic instance of substantival use in Samuel Rowlands's The Betraying of Christ (1598).
Pleasure, despite its frequent nominalization, is not substantival, but adjectival and adverbial.
Or should we say that substantival space is an illusion, there being nothing more than the spatial relations holding between physical objects or events ("relationalism")?
The first two accounts are rejected because they entail that space-times must be substantival. In making plausible the second constituent account, the author distinguishes primitive and derivative spatio-temporality.