monadism

[mon-uh-diz-uh m, moh-nad-iz-uh m]
Also mon·ad·ol·o·gy [mon-uh-dol-uh-jee, moh-na‐] /ˌmɒn əˈdɒl ə dʒi, ˌmoʊ næ‐/.

Origin of monadism

First recorded in 1870–75; monad + -ism
Related formsmon·ad·is·tic, adjective
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monadism

monadology (ˌmɒnəˈdɒlədʒɪ, ˌməʊ-)

noun
  1. (esp in the writings of Leibnitz) the philosophical doctrine that monads are the ultimate units of reality
Derived Formsmonadistic, adjective
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