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phi·los·o·phy
[fi-los-uh-fee]
NOUN [PLURAL PHI·LOS·O·PHIES.]
1.
the rational investigation of the truths and principles of being, knowledge, or conduct.
2.
any of the three branches, namely natural philosophy, moral philosophy, and metaphysical philosophy, that are accepted as composing this study.
3.
a particular system of thought based on such study or investigation: the philosophy of Spinoza.
4.
the critical study of the basic principles and concepts of a particular branch of knowledge, especially with a view to improving or reconstituting them: the philosophy of science.
5.
a system of principles for guidance in practical affairs.
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Meaning (philosophy of language) - Wikipedia

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The nature of meaning, its definition, elements, and types, was discussed by philosophers Aristotle, Augustine, and Aquinas. According to them "meaning is a  ...

Philosophy | Definition of Philosophy by Merriam-Webster

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Define philosophy: the study of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature and meaning of life, etc. — philosophy in a sentence.

philosophy - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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The original meaning of the word philosophy comes from the Greek roots philo- meaning "love" and -sophos, or "wisdom." When someone studies philosophy ...

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Philosophy definition, the rational investigation of the truths and principles of being, knowledge, or conduct. See more.

What is Philosophy? - General - The Basics of Philosophy

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General > What is Philosophy? At its simplest, philosophy (from the Greek phílosophía or phílosophía, meaning 'the love of wisdom') is the study of knowledge, ...

Definition of philosophy - Merriam-Webster's Student Dictionary

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1 : the study of the basic ideas about knowledge, truth, right and wrong, religion, and the nature and meaning of life 2 : the philosophical teachings or principles ...

Theories of Meaning (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Jan 26, 2010 ... The term “theory of meaning” has figured, in one way or another, in a great number of philosophical disputes over the last century.

philosophy - definition of philosophy in English | Oxford Dictionaries

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the study of the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality... Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries.