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epistemology

e·pis·te·mol·o·gy

epistemology

 
 
pronunciation:
ih pI st ma l ji
features:
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part of speech: noun
inflections: epistemologies
definition 1: the branch of philosophy dealing with the origin, nature, and limits of human knowledge.
The book's subject is epistemology and focuses on how fully one's consciousness can know another consciousness.
definition 2: any specific theory of the nature of human knowledge.
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derivations: epistemological (adj.), epistemologically (adv.), epistemologist (n.)
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