Occam

or Ock·ham

[ ok-uh m ]
/ ˈɒk əm /

noun

William of,died 1349?, English scholastic philosopher.

Related forms

Oc·cam·ism, nounOc·cam·ist, Oc·cam·ite, nounOc·cam·is·tic, adjective
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Occam

/ (ˈɒkəm) /

noun

a variant spelling of (William of) Ockham
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