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dialectical materialism

noun
1.
a form of materialism, developed chiefly by Karl Marx, noted especially for the application of the Hegelian dialectic in its philosophy of history.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
Related forms
dialectical materialist, noun
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dialectical materialism

noun
1.
the economic, political, and philosophical system of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels that combines traditional materialism and Hegelian dialectic
Derived Forms
dialectical materialist, noun
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