Definition of hypostasize in English:
verb[with object] formal
Treat or represent (something abstract) as a concrete reality: if religion is beyond speech or predication, as Gandhi affirms, can it be hypostasized?
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- To posit a rupture is to hypostasize a piercing through; an Aufhebung which neither lifts up nor preserves the dialectic.
- Nozick protests that he does not, as Hacking charges, describe rationality as a ‘hypostasised entity.’
- Love as God's mode of existence ‘hypostasizes’ God, constitutes his being.
Definition of hypostasize in:
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