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Hegelian

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adjective He·ge·li·an \hā-ˈgā-lē-ən, hi-\

Definition of Hegelian

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of Hegel, his philosophy, or his dialectic method

First Known Use of hegelian

1838


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Hegelian

noun He·ge·li·an

Definition of Hegelian

  1. :  a follower of Hegel :  an adherent of Hegelianism

First Known Use of hegelian

1843

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