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philosophy

noun uk   /fɪˈlɒs.ə.fi/ us    /-ˈlɑː.sə-/
B2 [U] the use of reason in understanding such things as the nature of the real world and existence, the use and limits of knowledge, and the principles of moral judgment: René Descartes is regarded as the founder of modern philosophy.
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the philosophy of sth a group of theories and ideas related to the understanding of a particular subject: the philosophy of education/religion/science [C] a particular system of beliefs, values, and principles: the Ancient Greek philosophy of StoicismC1 [C usually singular] informal the way that someone thinks about life and deals with it: Live now, pay later - that's my philosophy of life!
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en coreano 철학…
en árabe فَلْسَفة…
en francés philosophie…
en turco felsefe, yaşam felsefesi, ilke…
en italiano filosofia…
en chino (tradicionál) 哲學, 哲學思想, 哲學體系…
en ruso философия, основные принципы…
en polaco filozofia…
en español filosofía…
en portugués filosofia…
en alemán die Philosophie, die Weltanschauung…
en catalán filosofia…
en japonés 哲学…
en chino (simplificado) 哲学, 哲学思想, 哲学体系…
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