from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Philosophy The view that all theoretical terms in science must be defined only by their procedures or operations.
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- n. A philosophy that attempts to define all scientific concepts in terms of specified operations or procedures of observation and measurement
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the doctrine that the meaning of a proposition consists of the operations involved in defining, proving, or applying it.
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- n. (philosophy) the doctrine that the meaning of a proposition consists of the operations involved in proving or applying it
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