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Definition of Atomist

Atomist
Atomist At"om*ist, n. [Cf. F. atomiste.] One who holds to the atomic philosophy or theory. --Locke.

Meaning of Atomist from wikipedia

- ancient Gr**** and ancient Indian philosophical traditions. The ancient Gr**** atomists theorized that nature consists of two fundamental principles: atom and...
- developed by G****endi, René Descartes and other atomists. The core of Pierre G****endi's philosophy is his atomist matter theory. In his great work, Syntagma...
- stubbornly persistent illusion." Leucippus (early 5th century BC), one of the atomists, along with other philosophers of his time, made attempts to reconcile...
- in the modern sense was extremely rare in ancient Greece. Pre-Socratic Atomists such as Democritus attempted to explain the world in a purely materialistic...
- Aristotle or Plato, the atomists attempted to explain the world without reasoning as to purpose, prime mover, or final cause. For the atomists questions of physics...
- Milesian Thales Anaximander Anaximenes Ephesian Hera****us Cratylus Antisthenes Atomist Leucippus Democritus...
- In 55 BC, Lucretius, a Roman who carried on the ideas of earlier Gr**** atomists, wrote that "The light & heat of the sun; these are composed of minute...
- chemistry for his book The Sceptical Chymist, written in 1661. Boyle was an atomist, and is best known for Boyle's Law. The hydrographer Rear Admiral Francis...
- joined the Typesafe Inc. Company board of directors. In 2016 he founded Atomist. Johnson studied at the University of Sydney, graduating in 1992 with a...
- Democritus' atomist philosophy was later adopted by Epicurus (341–270 BCE)....
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