Saint-Simonian
Saint-Simonian Saint`-Si*mo"ni*an, n. A follower of the Count de St. Simon, who died in 1825, and who maintained that the principle of property held in common, and the just division of the fruits of common labor among the members of society, are the true remedy for the social evils which exist. --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]

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  • saint-simonian — I. |sāntˌsī|mōnēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized both Ss Etymology: Count de St. Simon (Claude Henri de Rouvroy) died 1825 French philosopher and social scientist + English ian : of or relating to St. Simon or Saint Simonianism II. noun (… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Saint-Simonianism — /ˌseɪnt səˈmoʊniənɪzəm/ (say .saynt suh mohneeuhnizuhm) noun a socialist system based on the idea that society should be reorganised along industrial lines and led by scientists. {from the Comte de Saint Simon} –Saint Simonian, adjective, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Claude Henri de Rouvroy, comte de Saint-Simon — Saint Simon, 1848 Claude Henri de Rouvroy, comte de Saint Simon, often referred to as Henri de Saint Simon (17 October 1760 – 19 May 1825) was a French early socialist theorist whose thought influenced the foundations of various 19th century… …   Wikipedia

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