1. Noun.  The state of being immanent; inherency.
  2. Noun.  The state of dwelling within and not extending beyond a given domain.
  3. Noun.  (philosophy, metaphysics) The concept of the presence of deity in and throughout the real world; the idea that God is everywhere and in everything. ''Contrast'' (term, transcendence) .

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