coherence theory


noun Philosophy.

the theory of truth that every true statement, insofar as it is true, describes its subject in the totality of its relationship with all other things.

Nearby words

  1. cohen,
  2. cohen, morris raphael,
  3. cohenite,
  4. cohere,
  5. coherence,
  6. coherent,
  7. coherent control,
  8. coherent light,
  9. coherently,
  10. coherer


Origin of coherence theory

First recorded in 1905–10

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