EXPLAIN OR FIX the MEANING of something.
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Old Chinese Contrasts

LEIBNIZ 6.4 p. 16: non habentur definitiones nisi provisionales.

LEIBNIZ 1704 Table de definitions, pp. 437- 28

Definitio debet substitui posse in locum definiti:

MAUTHNER WP 1924 Woerterbuch der Philosophie. Neue Beitraege zu einer Kritik der Sprache 265

RITTER 1971-2007 Historisches Woerterbuch der Philosophie 2.31


BORCHERT 2005 The Encyclopedia of Philosophy

BROWN 2005 Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. Second Edition

QUINE 1987 Quiddities. An Intermittently Philosophical Dictionary 43

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脩 / 修   xiū OC: sqlɯw MC: sɨu xiū OC: sqlɯw MC: sɨu 1 Attribution
  • vtoNdefine carefully
限解   xiàn jiě OC: ɡrɯɯnʔ kreeʔ MC: ɦɣɛn kɣɛ 0 Attributions
  • VPtoNdefine

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