Definitions

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  • adj. Of or relating to Carl Gustav Hempel (1905–1997), philosopher of science and a major figure in 20th-century logical empiricism.

Etymologies

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Hempel +‎ -ian

Examples

  • The views on scientific explanation have evolved away from the Hempelian formal spirit.

    The Unity of Science

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