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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (philosophy) The doctrine that the various objects labeled by the same term have nothing in common but their name.

Usage examples (37)
  • Nocrates lives in the possible world where nominalism is true.
  • If Nocrates lives in a possible world where nominalism is true what more needs to be explained?
  • If so, it would be classified as nominalism in ontology, and as conventionalism in logical theory.
  • In the other, nominalism is true. for more
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