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  1. an opposing or contrasting opinion.
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Origin of counterview

First recorded in 1580–90; counter- + view
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Historical Examples of counter-view

  • Yet the counter-view has been no less powerfully strengthened by the victorious march of the mathematical sciences.

    A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'

    Norman Kemp Smith

  • The counter-view put forth in his great work, Leviathan, is commonly called atomistic.

    History of Modern Philosophy

    Alfred William Benn