matter

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be important

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as a matter of fact

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no matter

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  • don't worry about it
  • never mind
  • it doesn't matter
  • don't apologise
  • it makes no difference or odds

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that which occupies space and can be perceived by the senses

that from which things are or can be made

what a speech, piece of writing, or artistic work is about

something to be done, considered, or dealt with

to be of significance or importance

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It seems that Leibniz in his middle years accepts a kind of phenomenalism according to which bodies are just phenomena, and it seems to conflict with his corporeal substance metaphysics.
Claude Weber delves into Clauberg's attempt of providing a systematic description of the etymology of the German language, Theo Verbeek into Clauberg's activity as a teacher of Descartes's Principia philosophiae, and Christia Mercer into Clauberg's notion of corporeal substance.
Chapter 10 carefully examines the interrelations between (1) the primitive entelechy or soul, (2) primary matter, (3) the monad, (4) secondary matter (the organic machine), and (5) corporeal substance.
The essay concludes by drawing some connections between Leibniz's thinking about the puzzle of incompossibility and the development of his views concerning the status of corporeal substances and extended bodies.
corruption and generation of individual corporeal substances, is held to be real.