hypostatic definition

  • adjective:
    • regarding hypostasis, specially with reference to hypostatic union.
    • Personal, or distinctly individual; concerning the divine hypostases, or substances.
    • dependant on, or due to, deposition or setting.
    • regarding hypostasis.
    • Of a gene, affected by hypostasis.
    • regarding hypostasis, or material; ergo, constitutive, or primary.
    • Personal, or distinctly personal; concerning the divine hypostases, or substances.
    • based upon, or considering, deposition or setting.
  • others:
    • Relating to hypostasis; constitutive or elementary. The hypostatic axioms are salt, sulphur, and mercury. See hypostasis, 5.
    • In theology, personal, or distinctly individual; related to or constituting a definite being or compound. See hypostasis, 2.
    • In medication, arising from downward stress; due to dependence: since, hypostatic obstruction.

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