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Aristotelian

[ar-uh-stuh-teel-yuh n, -tee-lee-uh n, uh-ris-tuh-] /ˌær ə stəˈtil yən, -ˈti li ən, əˌrɪs tə-/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, based on, or derived from Aristotle or his theories.
noun
2.
a follower of Aristotle.
Also, Aristotelean.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; < Latin Aristotelī(us) < Greek Aristotéleios of Aristotle + -an
Related forms
anti-Aristotelian, adjective, noun
half-Aristotelian, adjective
post-Aristotelian, adjective
pro-Aristotelian, adjective
pseudo-Aristotelian, adjective, noun
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Aristotelian

/ˌærɪstəˈtiːlɪən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Aristotle or his philosophy
2.
(of a philosophical position) derived from that of Aristotle, or incorporating such of his major doctrines as the distinctions between matter and form, and substance and accident, or the primacy of individuals over universals
noun
3.
a follower of Aristotle
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Aristotelian

adj.

also Aristotelean, c.1600, of or pertaining to the person or teachings of Greek philosopher Aristotle (384-322 B.C.E.).

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