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logical atomism

Line breaks: lo|gic¦al atom|ism

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Definition of logical atomism in English:

noun

[mass noun] Philosophy
The theory that all propositions can be analysed into simple independent elements of meaning corresponding to elements making up facts about the world. It formed part of the early thought of Wittgenstein and Bertrand Russell.

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