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philosophe

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noun phi·lo·sophe \ˌfē-lə-ˈzȯf\

Definition of philosophe

  1. :  one of the deistic or materialistic writers and thinkers of the 18th century French Enlightenment



Origin of philosophe

French, literally, philosopher


First Known Use: 1779


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