The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘Definitions for Baldwin's Dictionary [R]’
Modality. [Ger. Modalität]. The qualification of a predication by one of the received modes possible, necessary, etc.; and the qualification of a fact by analogous metaphysical conceptions.
MS [R] 1147
‘Modality’ (pub. 11.08.17-14:21). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-definitions-baldwins-dictionary-r-20.