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arcanum

Uncertain; a secret concoction, medicine or potion.

arcanum

(ar-kā′nŭm) (ar-kā′nă) plural.arcana [L. arcanum, secret]
A secret remedy.
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User authentication is the critical exposure point, and it is the key to the solution," said Dennis Maicon, COO of Arcanum Technology.
This will be the first time that Arcanum has a presence at the international defense expo, the statement said.
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90) Leo XIII, in his encyclical Arcanum (February 10, 1880), affirmed that marriage as God instituted it is of itself a sort of foreshadowing of the incarnation (the marriage of the divine with the human); Leo said that Innocent III and Honorius III rightly held that a "sacrament" of marriage always existed even among nonbelievers (ASS 12 [1879] 392).
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Bottger, after seven years of alchemical and ceramic experiments, devised for him the arcanum, or formula, for locally made hard-paste porcelain with its key ingredient, kaolin.
For, it must be emphasized, despite the eminent role attached to geometry in the ancient Platonic tradition, the mathematical quantities were there denied the ability to acquaint us with the greatest arcanum of the universe (Gadamer 1999b:143-145), expressed definitely by Plotinus in his positive reinterpretation of the apeiron:
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