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essence

 [es´ens]
1. that which is or necessarily exists as the cause of the properties of a body.
2. a solution of a volatile oil in alcohol.

es·sence

(es'ens),
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism (usually a plant) producing it; by extension, synthetic perfumes or flavors.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]

ESSENCE

Cardiology A clinical trial–Efficacy & Safety of Subcutaneous Enoxaparin in Non-Q-Wave Coronary Events–which compared the effectiveness of enoxaparin antithrombolytic therapy vs heparin in treating acute MI. See Low-dose heparin.

es·sence

(es'ĕns)
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism (usually a plant) producing it; by extension, synthetic perfumes or flavors.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]

es·sence

(es'ĕns)
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism producing it.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]

Patient discussion about essence

Q. Have you ever try Flower Essences for bipolar disorders??? I am Flower Essences practitioner as well as a Cognitive Behavior Therapist educated in Venezuela.I have wonderful experiences with Flower Essences and Alternative Terapies.

A. i never tried flower essence in any medical situation. maybe i will, i think it's worth a try. but about Bipolar disorder- changing medications that work and, even though they have unpleasant side effects, proven to help- could have destructive outcome. so in this case i don't think that it's wise to do so.

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On this suggestion, all of God's essential properties (that is, divine concepts) exist a se as a brute fact within the divine mind, and it is only those properties that are not essentially exemplified by God (that is, necessarily satisfied in God) that are created by God." Gould, "Introduction," in Beyond the Control of God, 10.
The principle of the division is not clear but it is obvious that the essential properties are necessary in epistemic sense.
We can generalize about an artwork's essential properties, but without expecting our statements to be exceptionless "In discussing what is essential for art staus, then, we are not offering specific conditions ...
If one is a member of two biological kinds, then one's individual essence will have to incorporate the essential properties of two kinds.
In the order of existence, this fact is complemented by the principle that "one single continuum has only one single being" (al-muttasil al-wahid lahu wujud wahid).45 Secondly, although blackness has one single continuous identity in its perfection or imperfection, 'various species, essential properties and logical differentiae' occur to it in regard to its existential renewal.
Researchers today do not feel able to generate empirical testing of general laws, to uncover the few essential properties of organized social phenomena.
Each material is handled with great care and attention to its essential properties. Each calmly modulates space, making the whole house into a gigantic sundial that records the passage of time by the patterns of shadows thrown by the screens.
So when a system is taken apart in the process of analysis, the system and its parts lose their essential properties. When analyzers try to solve problems in one part of a system they miss the strategic understanding of the whole system.
The differences in nucleotide sequences among the outbreak isolates suggest that the virus has been circulating for approximately 2 years in an area where vaccination coverage is very low and that the virus had accumulated genetic changes that restored the essential properties of wild poliovirus.
These proprietary alloys reportedly match essential properties of LCPs but cost about half as much.
The analyzer is pre-calibrated to determine these essential properties for the major commodity vegetable oils including soybean and rape/canola.
The author argues against the detached, formalistic descriptions which have so far obscured the essential properties of death-names.

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