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  • 1 Being — Be ing, p. pr. from {Be}. Existing. [1913 Webster] Note: Being was formerly used where we now use having. Being to go to a ball in a few days. Miss Edgeworth. [1913 Webster] Note: In modern usage, is, are, was or were being, with a past… …

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  • 2 Being — Be ing, n. 1. Existence, as opposed to nonexistence; state or sphere of existence. [1913 Webster] In Him we live, and move, and have our being. Acts xvii. 28. [1913 Webster] 2. That which exists in any form, whether it be material or spiritual,… …

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  • 3 Being — Be ing, adv. Since; inasmuch as. [Obs. or Colloq.] [1913 Webster] And being you have Declined his means, you have increased his malice. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Being — In ontology (the study of being) being is anything that can be said to be , either transcendentally or immanently.The nature of being varies by philosophy, giving different interpretations in the frameworks of Aristotle, materialism, idealism,… …

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  • 5 Being — Be Be (b[=e]), v. i. [imp. {Was} (w[o^]z); p. p. {Been} (b[i^]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Being}.] [OE. been, beon, AS. be[ o]n to be, be[ o]m I am; akin to OHG. bim, pim, G. bin, I am, Gael. & Ir. bu was, W. bod to be, Lith. bu ti, O. Slav. by ti, to… …

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  • 6 being — See: FOR THE TIME BEING …

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  • 8 being — I. noun Date: 14th century 1. a. the quality or state of having existence b. (1) something conceivable as existing (2) something that actually exists (3) the totality of existing things c. conscious existence ; life 2 …

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  • 9 Being and Time — (German: Sein und Zeit , 1927) is a book by German philosopher Martin Heidegger. Although written quickly, and despite the fact that Heidegger never completed the project outlined in the introduction, it remains his most important work and has… …

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  • 10 Being and Nothingness — Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology (French: L Être et le néant : Essai d ontologie phénoménologique ), sometimes subtitled A Phenomenological Essay on Ontology, is a 1943 philosophical treatise by Jean Paul Sartre that… …

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  • 11 Being John Malkovich — movie poster Directed by Spike Jonze Produc …

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  • 12 Being in itself — is the self contained and fully realized Being of objects. It is a term used in early 20th century continental philosophy, especially in the works of Martin Heidegger, Jean Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, and the existentialists.Being in itself… …

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  • 13 Being Boiled — The Human League Veröffentlichung Juni 1978 Länge 3:28 Genre(s) New Wave Autor(en) Oakey, Ware …

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  • 14 Being Digital — is a non fiction computer science book by famed technology author Nicholas Negroponte. It was originally published in January 1995 by Vintage Publishing. Being Digital provides a general history of several digital media technologies, many that… …

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  • 15 Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! — Song by The Beatles from the album Sgt. Pepper s Lonely Hearts Club Band Released 1 June 1967 Recorded 17 and 20 February and 28, 29, 31 March 1967 Genre …

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  • 16 Being Human — may be *Being Human (album), album by Michael Peterson *Being Human (film), 1993 film starring Robin Williams. *Being Human (documentary), 2005 by Denys Desjardins. *Being Human (TV series), 2008 television drama/horror on BBC Three. *… …

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  • 17 Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! — The Beatles Veröffentlichung 1. Juni 1967 Genre(s) Popsong Autor(en) Lennon/McCartney Album …

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  • 18 Being Bobby Brown — was a reality series that depicted the life of R B singer Bobby Brown and his mega star ex wife Whitney Houston, and their family. The series debuted on the Bravo channel on June 30, 2005, and became very highly rated, and restored a degree of… …

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  • 19 Being with You — may refer to: * Being with You (album), a 1981 album by Smokey Robinson * Being with You (song), a single from the album …

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  • 20 Being (disambiguation) — Being may refer to:* Being is the concept of singular consciousness, related to the self and the ego, and how the mind relates to the body. (See also Mind body dichotomy) * for spiritual or religious beingness , see Ego (spirituality). * for the… …

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