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Aristotle - index for METAPHYSICA Book 8 Part 6

The cause of the unity of definitions and of numbers

  
Paragraph 1 To return to the difficulty which has been stated with respect both to definitions and to numbers, what is the cause of their unity?
Paragraph 2 Clearly, then, if people proceed thus in their usual manner of definition and speech, they cannot explain and solve the difficulty.
Paragraph 3 Owing to the difficulty about unity some speak of 'participation', and raise the question, what is the cause of participation and what is it to participate;


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