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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (philosophy) the doctrine that the world can be understood in scientific terms without recourse to spiritual explanations; An artistic movement in 19th century France.

Usage examples (40)
  • And that's because I think naturalism is a belief system.
  • However, methodological naturalism is a valid rule-of-thumb.
  • The anti-sensationalist agenda of naturalism is not unworthy.
  • So you think methodological naturalism is inherently misleading? for more
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