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  • The universal is not anything really existing; it is a terminus or predicable (whence the followers of Occam were at first called Terminists).
  • (2) Genus is that part of the essence which is also predicable of other things different from them in kind.
  • Many so-called accidents are predicable necessarily of any particular persons.
  • This is indeed the very essence of distribution, that a universal is predicable, not singly or collectively, but severally and similarly of each and every individual of a kind, or total of similar individuals.
  • The universal of this stage is the universal of fact, what is recognized as predicable of a plurality of subjects.

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