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  • (2) Genus is that part of the essence which is also predicable of other things different from them in kind.
  • The universal of this stage is the universal of fact, what is recognized as predicable of a plurality of subjects.
  • In this irreversible catena proceeding from ground to consequent, we have left far behind such things as the formal parity of genus and differentia considered as falling under the same predicable, 3 and hence justified in part Porphyry's divergence from the scheme of predicables.
  • 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.
 
 

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