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Aristippus

[ ar-uh-stip-uhs ]
/ ˌær əˈstɪp əs /
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noun

435?–356? b.c., Greek philosopher: founder of the Cyrenaic school of philosophy.

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Aristippus
/ (ˌærɪˈstɪpəs) /

noun

?435–?356 bc, Greek philosopher, who believed pleasure to be the highest good and founded the Cyrenaic school
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