That which occupies space and can be perceived by the senses
That from which things are or can be made
A basic trait or set of traits that define and establish the character of something
The most central and material part
The general sense or significance, as of an action or statement
The thread or current of thought uniting or occurring in all the elements of a text or discourse
The future system I foresee will not be different in substance, but only in degree.
The substance of thought is language, and language is the one thing to teach the deaf child and every other child.
These vary in form, but essentially they consist of a stem of porcelain, coarse earthenware, glass or other non-conducting substance, protected by an overhanging roof or screen.
While a footman was lighting a candle, Toll communicated the substance of the news.
He believes that the capsule contains a substance which swells very rapidly when brought into contact with water, and that in the undischarged condition the capsule has its.