apriorism


apriorism
apriorist, n.aprioristic /ay pruy'euh ris"tik/, adj.aprioristically, adv.
/ay'pruy awr"iz euhm, -ohr"-, ay'pree-, ah'pree-/, n. Philos.
belief in, or reliance upon, a priori reasoning, arguments, or principles.
[1870-75; prob. trans. of D apriorisme. See A PRIORI, -ISM]

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