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PHYSICS, or the Doctrine of CAUSES;
as Nature, Law,
Occasions or Means, as Principle, Matter, Form, &c.
Composition or Constitution, in Element, Atom, Particle, Body.
Chaos, World, Universe, Space, Vacuum, &c.
Properties of Body, as
Extension, Solidity, Figure, Divisibility, &c.
Powers thereof, as
Attraction, Cohesion, Gravitation, Repulsion. Elasticity, Electricity,
Qualities, as Fluidity, Firmness, Ductility, Hardness, Volatility,
Density, Polarity, &c.
Light, Heat, Cold, &c.
Operations or Effects
thereof, as Motion, Rarefaction, Dilatation, Condensation. Dissolution,
Ebullition, Freezing, Evaporation, Fermentation, Digestion, Effervescence,
Vision, Seeing, Hearing, Feeling, Smelling, &c.
Changes, as Alteration, Corruption, Putresaction, Generation,
Degeneration, Transmutation, &c.
Systems or Hypothecs hereos,
Corpuscular, Epicurean, Aristotelian, Peripatetic, Cartesian, Newtonian, &c.----
Occult and Fictitious Qualities, Powers, and Operations,
Antiperistasis, Sympathy, Antipathy, Archæus, &c.
Virgula Divina, Ligature, Talisman, Cabbala, &c.
Brachman, Gymnosophist, Magi, Rosicrucian, and the like.