the philosophy of Bergson, emphasizing duration as the central fact of experience and asserting the existence of the élan vital as an original life force essentially governing all organic processes.
The London Mercury, Vol. I, Nos. 1-6, November 1919 to April 1920 Various
the philosophy of Henri Bergson, which emphasizes duration as the basic element of experience and asserts the existence of a life-giving force that permeates the entire natural order Compare élan vital
bergstrom Historical Examples Monkey On His Back Charles V. De Vet Monkey On His Back Charles V. De Vet Half Portions Edna Ferber Monkey On His Back Charles V. De Vet
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a small iceberg, somewhat larger than a growler.
Lavrenti Pavlovich [luh v-ren-tee pav-loh-vich;; Russian luh-vryen-tyee puh-vlaw-vyich] /ləvˈrɛn ti pævˈloʊ vɪtʃ;; Russian lʌˈvryɛn tyi pʌˈvlɔ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1899–1953, Soviet secret-police chief: executed for treason. Historical Examples The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India R. V. Russell The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India–Volume I (of IV) R.V. […]
beriah Historical Examples Cape Cod Stories Joseph C. Lincoln Pee-wee Harris Percy Keese Fitzhugh The Rise of Roscoe Paine Joseph C. Lincoln The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln Cape Cod Stories Joseph C. Lincoln The Gilded Age, Complete Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner Keziah Coffin Joseph C. Lincoln […]