Property information

a relation between an independent continuant (the bearer) and a specifically dependent continuant (the dependent), in which the dependent specifically depends on the bearer for its existence

alternative term


is bearer of

editor note

A bearer can have many dependents, and its dependents can exist for different periods of time, but none of its dependents can exist when the bearer does not exist.

example of usage

this apple is bearer of this red color

this vase is bearer of this fragility

temporal interpretation

Property relations