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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who thinks that nothing exists but physical matter; Someone with great regard for worldly possessions.

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  • If you think about it, you might agree that a materialist is a lot less materialistic than he thinks he is.
  • In other words, is he a born again materialist or just a quasi?
  • I don't think the distinction between materialist and non-materialist is clear.
  • Idea in materialist terms is its position with regard to what Deleuze calls the "actual" and the for more
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