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Word-Thing Definition

Richard Robinson

in Definition

Published in print March 1963 | ISBN: 9780198241607
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680397 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198241607.003.0002
Word-Thing Definition

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This chapter begins with a discussion of the meanings of the word ‘definition’. It then discusses the fundamental classification of definitions, the extent of word-thing definition, and the utility of word-thing definition.

Keywords: definition; meaning; classification; word-thing definition

Chapter.  8843 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

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