12:43 Feb 6, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Portuguese term or phrase: Reificar
that\'s the portuguese term. i\'d like to find the correspondent in english for that philosophy term. from the greek \'Re\' (thing) and is a philosophical theory that deals with the fact that one can be elevated to the state of a \'thing\'...
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Cecilia Bartalotti



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Reify: to regard (something abstract) as a material and concrete thing. And by the way, the word "res" = thing is Latin.

Cecilia Bartalotti
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