- the doctrine of monads as ultimate units of being.
- (sometimes initial capital letter) the philosophy of Leibniz.
Origin of monadism
Examples from the Web for monadism
Historical Examples of monadism
The "Monadism" of the philosopher Leibniz was influenced by these reports.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]
In his conception of finite personality he recurs to something like the monadism of Leibnitz.
In philosophy it has led to a denial of transient action, and thence to monism or Leibnizian monadism.Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays
monadology (ˌmɒnəˈdɒlədʒɪ, ˌməʊ-)
- (esp in the writings of Leibnitz) the philosophical doctrine that monads are the ultimate units of reality