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metaphysical
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Atlas Shrugged
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  • While I was writing a thesis on the influence-upon subsequent metaphysical systems-of Aristotle’s theory of the Immovable Mover.
  • Have you ever heard of The Metaphysical Contradictions of the Universe, by Dr. Simon Pritchett?
  • What sort of metaphysical subject are you trying to deal with?
  • Such a being is a metaphysical monstrosity, struggling to oppose, negate and contradict the fact of his own existence, running blindly amuck on a trail of destruction, capable of nothing but pain.
  • "Man’s metaphysical pretensions," he said, "are preposterous.

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  • I’m not sure if the question’s rhetorical or if she thinks I have a clue to her metaphysical mystery.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • I am unversed in the metaphysical, have long become estranged from it, and if this can be so, I believe the metaphysical is as much unversed in me.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life

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