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After doing a bit of looking into the topic, I think I may have found some sources to answer this question. I'll wait until others comment, to hear what they think, before I select this as the correct answer. As discussed in this Chabad article and this question, there are five levels of the soul: nefesh, ruach, neshamah, chaya, and yechidah. As mentioned ...
See section 3 of this article for a summary of R. Yehudah Henkin's approach to this issue. R. Baruch Simon discusses the issue here (from 74:00 onwards) - he places it in the general context of heterim to delay performing a mitzvas aseih.
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