verification principle

noun

(in the philosophy of the logical positivists) the doctrine that nontautologous statements are meaningful only if it is in principle possible to establish empirically whether they are true or false

Nearby words

  1. veridically,
  2. veriest,
  3. verifiability principle,
  4. verifiable,
  5. verification,
  6. verified,
  7. verify,
  8. verily,
  9. verisimilar,
  10. verisimilitude

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