chemism


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chemism

(1) A chemical activity, property or relationship.
(2) An obsolete, generic term for intermolecular forces between atoms and/or molecules.
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The effect of moisture, porosity and chemism on compressive strength and modulus of elasticity of masonry units
Research into residual characteristics of selected types of masonry units used in historical structures has manifested a need for further theoretic and experimental research of the effects of moisture, porosity and chemism on their physical and mechanical characteristics.
Lectures nineteen through thirty center on Hegel's dialectical analysis of rational subjectivity (forms of Judgment and Syllogism) and objectivity (Mechanism, Chemism, and Teleology), leading up to the unity of subjectivity and objectivity in theoretical and practical cognition--the Idea as Life, as Cognition, and as "absolute" Idea.