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perspectivism

[per-spek-tuh-viz-uh m] /pərˈspɛk təˌvɪz əm/
noun, Philosophy
1.
the doctrine that reality is known only in terms of the perspectives of it seen by individuals or groups at particular moments.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; < German Perspektivismus. See perspective, -ism
Related forms
perspectivist, noun, adjective
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