/ˈmɒnədɪzəm/ (say 'monuhdizuhm), /ˈmoʊnə-/ (say 'mohnuh-)

noun Philosophy
1. the doctrine of monads as ultimate units of being.
2. the philosophy of Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibnitz, 1646–1716, German philosopher, writer, and mathematician.
Also, monadology /mɒnəˈdɒlədʒi/ (say monuh'doluhjee), /moʊnə-/ (say mohnuh-). –monadistic /mɒnəˈdɪstɪk/ (say monuh'distik), /moʊnə-/ (say mohnuh-), adjective

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • monadism — MONADÍSM s.n. Sistem filozofic al lui Leibniz, după care universul este alcătuit din monade. [< fr. monadisme]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 14.06.2005. Sursa: DN  MONADÍSM s. n. sistem filozofic al lui Leibniz, potrivit căruia universul este… …   Dicționar Român

  • monadism — [mō′nad′iz΄əm, män′adiz΄əm] n. Philos. the theory that the universe consists of monads …   English World dictionary

  • monadism — noun see monad …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • monadism — monadistic, adj. /mon euh diz euhm, moh nad iz euhm/, n. Philos. 1. the doctrine of monads as ultimate units of being. 2. (sometimes cap.) the philosophy of Leibniz. Also, monadology /mon euh dol euh jee, moh na /. [1870 75; MONAD + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • monadism — theory that there exist ultimate units of being Philosophical Isms …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • monadism — mo·nad·ism …   English syllables

  • monadism — ˈmōˌnaˌdizəm, ˈmäˌn , nəˌd noun ( s) Etymology: probably from French monadisme, from monade monad + isme ism : a theory based upon a conception of monads; specifically : the Leibnizian theory that the universe is composed of a hierarchy of monads …   Useful english dictionary

  • Immanuel Hermann Fichte — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 19th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = name = Immanuel Hermann Fichte birth = birth date|1797|7|18|df=y Jena, Saxe Weimar Jena death = death date and age|1879|8|8|1791|7|18|df …   Wikipedia

  • monadologie — MONADOLOGÍE s.f. (fil.; rar) Teorie a monadelor. – Din fr. monadologie. Trimis de LauraGellner, 03.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  monadologíe s. f., art. monadología, g. d. monadologíi, art. monadologíei Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar… …   Dicționar Român

  • monad — noun Etymology: Late Latin monad , monas, from Greek, from monos Date: 1615 1. a. unit, one b. atom 1 c. an elementary individual substance which reflects the order of the world and from which material properties are derived 2. a flagellated… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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