On Jan 24, 6:25 am, Paulus Esterhazy <pesterh... / gmx.net> wrote:
> Phrogz schrieb: > Trans wrote: >> This months word:
>  >>
>  >>   quin?tes?sence
>  >
>  > a) LOL @ your topic :)
>  > b) Too long
>  >
>  >>   3 : the most typical example or representative <the quintessence of
>  >> calm>
>  >
>  > c) The most typical example or representative of an instance is its
>  > class, IMO; the eigenclass (I'm trying to get used to the word since
>  > Matz is leaning that way) is a special case.
>  >
>  >
>  >
>
> If it's only too long, try:
>
> quiddity
> haecceity
>
> http://dictionary.reference.com/search?r=2&q=haecceity

Awsome words, dude! I espcailly like the haecceity.

Instead of a singleton class we can call it a haecceion class
[pronouned hek-see-on] :-)

T.