n. philosophical belief that knowledge based on general principles may be used to evaluate experience.

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  • Apriorism — A pri*o rism, n. [Cf. F. apriorisme.] An a priori principle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apriorism — index prolepsis Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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  • apriorism — noun The idea that some knowledge of the physical world can be derived logically from general principles …   Wiktionary

  • apriorism — n. priori principle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apriorism — apri·o·rism …   English syllables

  • apriorism — ˌ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ˈōrˌizəm, ˈȯˌri noun ( s) Etymology: probably translation of Dutch apriorisme 1. : belief in a priori principles or reasoning; specifically : the doctrine that knowledge rests upon principles that are self evident to reason or are… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Praxeology — is a framework for modeling human action. The term was coined and defined as The science of human action in 1890 by Alfred Espinas in the Revue Philosophique, but the most common use of the term is in connection with the work of Ludwig von Mises… …   Wikipedia

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