from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Comte, (Isidore) Auguste (Marie François) 1798-1857. French philosopher known as the founder of positivism. He also established sociology as a systematic study.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A count: occurring in English use, in French titles.
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- n. French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism; he also established sociology as a systematic field of study
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