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Ramism

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noun Ra·mism \ˈrā-ˌmi-zəm\

Definition of Ramism

  1. :  the doctrines of Ramus based on opposition to Aristotelianism and advocacy of a new logic blended with rhetoric

Ramist

play \-mist\ noun or adjective


Origin and Etymology of ramism

Petrus Ramus †1572 French philosopher


First Known Use: 1710


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