Sublate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Sublate To take or carry away; to remove.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sublate To take or carry away; remove.
    • sublate In logic, to deny: opposed to posit.
    • sublate In Hegelian logic, to cancel by a subsequent movement.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Sublate sub-lāt′ to deny—opp. to Posit: to remove
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From sublatus, used as p. p. of tollere, to take away. See Tolerate

Usage

In literature:

This consciousness is a real result; for it is not sublated by the waking consciousness.
"The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya"
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