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  • adj. Of or relating to Anthony Burgess (John Anthony Burgess Wilson, 1917–1993), English writer and critic.

Etymologies

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Burgess +‎ -ian

Examples

  • This is in contrast to uniform naturalisms in the philosophy of mathematics, for example Quinean scientific naturalism, or Burgessian mathematical-cum-scientific naturalism, or a uniformly mathematical naturalism (also suggested by Maddy (1997) but in our view ultimately not advocated there).

    Naturalism in the Philosophy of Mathematics

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