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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (philosophy) the philosophical theory that matter is the only reality; A desire for wealth and possessions with little interest in ethical or spiritual matters.

Usage examples (38)
  • According to Wikipedia materialism is a form of physicalism.
  • And the acquisitive materialism is a real problem.
  • I don't think your materialism is of a very heavy order.
  • They think scientific materialism is just how the world is. for more
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