axiologist
See axiological.

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  • axiologist — noun A person, especially a philosopher, who studies theory of value. The moral philosophies are even more important to the moral scientist the axiologist. See Also: axiology …   Wiktionary

  • axiologist — ˌaksēˈäləjə̇st noun ( s) 1. : a student of or specialist in axiology 2. : a philosopher advocating an axiological theory of ethics contrasted with deontologist * * * axiologist / olˈə jist/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • axiologist — ax·i·ol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • axiology — axiological /ak see euh loj i keuhl/, adj. axiologically, adv. axiologist, n. /ak see ol euh jee/, n. the branch of philosophy dealing with values, as those of ethics, aesthetics, or religion. [1905 10; < F axiologie < Gk axí(a) worth, value +… …   Universalium

  • axiology — noun a) The study of the origin, nature, functions, types, and interrelations of values; value theory. In his axiology, G. E. Moore maintains that good is the name of a simple, indefinable quality. b) The particular value theory of a philosopher …   Wiktionary

  • axiology —   n. study of ultimate values.    ♦ axiological, a.    ♦ axiologist, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • deontologist — (ˌ)dēˌän.ˈtäləjə̇st noun 1. : a specialist in deontology 2. : a philosopher advocating a deontological theory of ethics contrasted with axiologist …   Useful english dictionary

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