connotative of


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of or relating to a connotation

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His remark drew criticism from China as the term was connotative of Japanese wartime imperialism.
First, if God were to separate, per potentiam divinam, a matter-soul composite from the organic dispositions through which it happens to operate, and preserve it separately, only on the substantial term view could "animal" be truly predicated of the remaining composite; whereas if it were a term connotative of the qualitative dispositions through which the soul happens to operate, or of the soul conceived as an entirety, it would not be true to say of the remaining composite that it is an animal (QDA 2.
Here the homogeneity principle no longer applies, because if "animal" is connotative of the animal taken as a whole, it cannot be predicated of each of its quantitative parts prior to their actual physical division: by "whole being" Buridan understands "that which is a being and not part of another being," and by "whole substance," "that which is a substance and not part of another substance" (QDA 2.
The first way is, if the predicate is connotative of something extrinsic to it [sit connotativum alicuius extrinseci], then it is possible for that to happen on account of the existence or nonexistence, or on account of another change, of the extrinsic thing.