Comte, (Isidore) Auguste (Marie François)
Comte (kôɴt), (Isidore) Auguste (Marie François). 1798-1857.
French philosopher known as the founder of positivism. He also established sociology as a systematic study.
  Comʹti·an (kôɴʹtē-ən, kŏmʹ-) adj.

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  • Comte, (Isidore-) Auguste (-Marie-François-Xavier) — born Jan. 19, 1798, Montpellier, France died Sept. 5, 1857, Paris French thinker, the philosophical founder of sociology and of positivism. A disciple of Henri de Saint Simon, he taught at the École Polytechnique (1832–42) but gave free lectures… …   Universalium

  • Isidore Auguste Marie Francois Comte — noun French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism; he also established sociology as a systematic field of study • Syn: ↑Comte, ↑Auguste Comte • Instance Hypernyms: ↑philosopher …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Marie — /meuh ree /; for 2 also Fr. /mann rddee /, n. 1. (Marie Alexandra Victoria of Saxe Coburg) 1875 1938, queen of Rumania 1914 27. 2. a female given name, French form of Mary. * * * (as used in expressions) Marie Josèphe Rose Tascher de la Pagerie… …   Universalium

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