life force

life force
(biology) a hypothetical force (not physical or chemical) once thought by Henri Bergson to cause the evolution and development of organisms
Syn: ↑vital force, ↑vitality, ↑elan vital
Derivationally related forms: ↑vital (for: ↑vitality)
Topics: ↑biology, ↑biological science
Hypernyms: ↑force

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