the doctrine of monads as ultimate units of being.
(sometimes initial capital letter) the philosophy of Leibniz.
- Also mon·ad·ol·o·gy [mon-uh-dol-uh-jee, moh-na‐]. /ˌmɒn əˈdɒl ə dʒi, ˌmoʊ næ‐/.
- mon·ad·is·tic, adjective
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How to use monadism in a sentence
In philosophy it has led to a denial of transient action, and thence to monism or Leibnizian monadism.Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays | Bertrand Russell
In his conception of finite personality he recurs to something like the monadism of Leibnitz.
The "monadism" of the philosopher Leibniz was influenced by these reports.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.] | Wolfram Eberhard
British Dictionary definitions for monadism
(esp in the writings of Leibnitz) the philosophical doctrine that monads are the ultimate units of reality
- monadistic, adjective
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