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to come into possession of

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And for we know the presence of something in the present-moment, but this knowledge is conditioned upon the the obtainment of that present-moment [itself].
This present-moment, when it ceases to be, must be followed by the obtainment of something else that is present, for if this does not obtain then the interruption of time will be entailed, which is impossible.
While the latter say that motion means the obtainment of something in a place or space (hayyiz) after having obtained in another (i.
This is so because motion means the first obtainment in the second place (al-husul al-awwal fi al-hayyiz al-thani), and repose means the second obtainment in the first place (al-husul al-thani fi al-hayyiz al-awwal).