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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A division into two especially mutually exclusive or contradictory groups.

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  • Seems like a lot of the dichotomy is about hidden assumptions of many sorts.
  • Sorry, but you are misrepresenting it as a dichotomy; moreover, the dichotomy is a false one.
  • The fact/value "dichotomy" is to be specifically attributed to Putnam, and "classical pragmatists".
  • The "Microsoft vs. Linux" dichotomy is a false one. for more
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