Conceptual exclusion phenomenon

The type of static isolate that occurs only in conceptual cognition, the "nothing other than" that specifies the objects that are present in a conceptual cognition. As an implicative negation phenomenon, it has two types: (1) a conceptual isolate specifying an individual object and (2) a conceptual isolate specifying a category.

Tibetan: blo'i gzhan-sel

Synonyms: Conceptual exclusion; Mental exclusion of all that is other; Mental exclusion


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