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Hobbes

[hobz]
noun
  1. Thomas,1588–1679, English philosopher and author.
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Hobbes

noun
  1. Thomas. 1588–1679, English political philosopher. His greatest work is the Leviathan (1651), which contains his defence of absolute sovereignty
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Derived FormsHobbesian, noun, adjective
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