adjective Par·me·nid·e·an \¦pärmə¦nidēən\

Definition of Parmenidean

  1. :  of or relating to Parmenides or to his philosophy which emphasizes a conception of reality as absolute eternal in contrast to the Heraclitean conception of eternal change

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Origin and Etymology of parmenidean

Parmenides, 5th century b.c. Greek philosopher + English -an

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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