Pathema | definition of pathema by Medical dictionary
Obsolete term for a disease or morbid condition.
[G. pathēma, suffering]
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pathema An obsolete, nonspecific term for any disease, morbid condition or state.
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After reviewing the prehistory of love and/or potions from the Odyssean Helen and the Sophoclean Deianeira, Crismani discusses the manifestations of love as pathos and as pathema
Representation is the pathema
or the corresponding passion which occurs in the psyche.
Modrak now uses the foregoing results to explain De Interpretatione's Likeness Thesis along the following lines: The pathema
or mental sign is the phantasma used by thought to grasp a logos.
It is important to note that pathema
at 1449b28 is coordinate with praxis and bears the generic sense of "incident" cf.