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1. Descriptive of an individual's immediate, uncritical reaction to something prior to any conscious evaluation. For example, when someone knows that they enjoyed a film without knowing why. Comparereflexivity.

2. For Sartre, a state of consciousness prior to reflection that he tries to reconstruct as part of his argument that personal consciousness depends on reflection.

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