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mereology meaning

Pronunciation:   "mereology" in a sentence
  • /mē-ri-olˈə-ji/
      noun
      The formal study of the relationship between the parts of a system and the whole
      ORIGIN: Gr meros part, and -ology

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  1. Each of these fields provides their own axiomatic definition of mereology.
  2. In part whole theory and mereology, this identification necessarily holds.
  3. For a survey of Polish mereology, see Simons ( 1987 ).
  4. In any general mereology, M6 and M7 are provable.
  5. Simons ( 1987 ) is a survey of mereology aimed at philosophers.

Related Words

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  7. merest meaning
  8. merestone meaning
  9. merethoxylline procaine meaning
  10. meretricious meaning
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