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Platonism
American English: /ˈpleɪtnˌɪzəm/
British English: /ˈpleɪt(ə)nɪz(ə)m/

Translation of Platonism in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • But to other philosophers and mathematicians Platonism seems extravagant, for reasons that are at least partly epistemological.
    • However, they drew on a wide range of philosophical sources besides Platonism.
    • For Heidegger, the history of metaphysics is ‘the history of being’, a series of answers to the basic question of philosophy that extends from Plato to the inversion of Platonism in Nietzsche.

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