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Thomas,1588–1679, English philosopher and author.
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British Dictionary definitions for thomas hobbes
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Thomas. 1588–1679, English political philosopher. His greatest work is the Leviathan (1651), which contains his defence of absolute sovereignty
Derived FormsHobbesian, noun, adjective
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