Leibnizian
adjective see Leibniz

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Leibnizian — [lʌɪb nɪtsɪən] adjective relating to the work of the German philosopher and mathematician Gottfried Leibniz (1646–1716) …   English new terms dictionary

  • leibnizian — leib·niz·ian …   English syllables

  • Leibnizian — adj. & n. adj. of or relating to the philosophy of G. W. Leibniz, German philosopher (d. 1716), esp. regarding matter as a multitude of monads and assuming a pre established harmony between spirit and matter. n. a follower of this philosophy …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Leibniz — Leibnizian, Leibnitzian /luyb nit see euhn/, adj., n. Leibnizianism, Leibnitzianism, n. /luyb nits/; Ger. /luyp nits/, n. Gottfried Wilhelm von Ger. /gawt frddeet vil helm feuhn/ 1646 1716, German philosopher, writer, and mathematician. Also,… …   Universalium

  • Kant, Immanuel — born April 22, 1724, Königsberg, Prussia died Feb. 12, 1804, Königsberg German philosopher, one of the foremost thinkers of the Enlightenment. The son of a saddler, he studied at the university in Königsberg and taught there as privatdocent… …   Universalium

  • Analytical Society — The Analytical Society was a group of individuals in early 19th century Britain whose aim was to promote the use of Leibnizian or analytical calculus as opposed to Newtonian calculus. The latter system came into being in the 18th century as an… …   Wikipedia

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