Heracliteanism

Heracliteanism

[her-uh-klahy-tee-uh-niz-uhm, -klahy-tee-]
noun
the philosophy of Heraclitus, maintaining the perpetual change of all things, the only abiding thing being the logos, or orderly principle, according to which the change takes place.

Origin:
1880–85; Heraclitean + -ism

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