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necessarian

Line breaks: ne¦ces|sar¦ian
Pronunciation: /ˌnɛsɪˈsɛːrɪən
 
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Definition of necessarian in English:

noun& adjective

Another term for necessitarian.
Example sentences
  • He asserted free will and preferred to call himself a necessarian, holding a doctrine that directly links causes to their effects and presumes that the same mechanical laws that worked in the physical order also worked in the human.
  • The necessarian on the contrary employs real antecedents, and has a right to expect real effects.
  • Stevens and Whorf were necessarians of imagination.

Derivatives

necessarianism

1
noun
Example sentences
  • In particular, he attacked the notion of ‘constraint’ suggested in the words necessity and necessarianism, whereas only sequence is affirmed.

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