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  • Lockean — Lockeanism, Lockianism, n. /lok ee euhn/, n. 1. an adherent of the philosophy of Locke. adj. 2. of, pertaining to, or resembling the philosophy of Locke. [J. LOCKE + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • ectype — ˈekˌtīp noun Etymology: ec coming from something else, derivative (from Greek ek out of, out, from ex) + type (as in archetype) more at ex 1. : a copy from an original : an imitation or reproduction (as an …   Useful english dictionary

  • mixed mode — noun 1. : an ecclesiastical mode whose ambitus extends through the combined range of an authentic and its related plagal mode 2. Lockeanism : a mode (as beauty) resulting from the combination of simple ideas of different kinds contrasted with… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nominal essence — noun Lockeanism : an abstract complex idea that has been given a distinct general name the nominal essences of things, expressed by their common name, rest upon the experienced resemblances that cause objects to fall into different groups and to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • real essence — noun Lockeanism : the objectively real resemblance of constitution that may underlie a group of individuals to which a general name has been given contrasted with nominal essence …   Useful english dictionary

  • simple mode — noun Lockeanism : a mode resulting from the combination of simple ideas of the same kind (as a dozen or a score) contrasted with mixed mode …   Useful english dictionary

  • lockianism — noun see lockeanism …   Useful english dictionary