Vaisheshika

noun
Vai·she·shi·ka
variants: or less commonly Vaisesika \vīˈshāshə̇kə, -ˈsāsə̇- \
plural -s

Definition of Vaisheshika 

: an orthodox philosophical system in Hinduism distinguished by its atomic theory of cosmology

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History and Etymology for Vaisheshika

Sanskrit vaiśeṣika distinction, distinct nature of the eternal substances, from viśeṣa distinction, from viśiṣyate it is distinguished, from vi apart, asunder + śiṣyate it is left

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