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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Before the time of a famous Greek philosopher.

Usage examples (8)
  • He was the presocratic philospher who originated the concept of Nous, which roughly translates to Mind.
  • Perhaps nowhere in presocratic philosophy can we find a clearer expression of the character of the Ionian
  • I chose AnaxagorasRules because he was the presocratic philosopher/physicist that said Mind was the order behind the universe.
  • It is this more than any other element which distinguishes Plato, not only from the presocratic philosophers, but from Socrates himself. for more
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