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Bergson

[burg-suh n, berg-; French berg-sawn] /ˈbɜrg sən, ˈbɛrg-; French bɛrgˈsɔ̃/
noun
1.
Henri
[ahn-ree] /ɑ̃ˈri/ (Show IPA),
1859–1941, French philosopher and writer: Nobel Prize in Literature 1927.
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Bergsonian
[burg-soh-nee-uh n, berg-] /bɜrgˈsoʊ ni ən, bɛrg-/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun
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Bergson

/ˈbɜːɡsən; French bɛrksɔn/
noun
1.
Henri Louis (ɑ̃ri lwi). 1859–1941, French philosopher, who sought to bridge the gap between metaphysics and science. His main works are Memory and Matter (1896, trans. 1911) and Creative Evolution (1907, trans. 1911): Nobel prize for literature 1927
Derived Forms
Bergsonian (bɜːɡˈsəʊnɪən) adjective, noun
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