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con·ven·tion·al·ism

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conventionality, convention, conventionalismnoun

    orthodoxy as a consequence of being conventional

Wiktionary

  1. conventionalismnoun

    Adherence to social conventions; conventional behavior

  2. conventionalismnoun

    A conventional act or constraint

  3. conventionalismnoun

    The doctrine that logical or mathematical principles are simply the expression of conventions

Wikipedia

  1. Conventionalism

    Conventionalism is the philosophical attitude that fundamental principles of a certain kind are grounded on (explicit or implicit) agreements in society, rather than on external reality. Unspoken rules play a key role in the philosophy's structure. Although this attitude is commonly held with respect to the rules of grammar, its application to the propositions of ethics, law, science, biology, mathematics, and logic is more controversial.

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  1. conventionalism

    Conventionalism refers to the philosophical perspective that many, if not all, fundamental truths are established not based on objective facts or realities, but instead on societal or cultural consensus and conventions. These truths or beliefs can be in varying fields such as ethics, mathematics, science, or linguistics. Simply put, it is the belief that much of what we accept as 'truth' is agreed upon convention rather than universal fact.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conventionalismnoun

    that which is received or established by convention or arbitrary agreement; that which is in accordance with the fashion, tradition, or usage

  2. Conventionalismnoun

    the principles or practice of conventionalizing. See Conventionalize, v. t

Wikidata

  1. Conventionalism

    Conventionalism is the philosophical attitude that fundamental principles of a certain kind are grounded on agreements in society, rather than on external reality. Although this attitude is commonly held with respect to the rules of grammar, its application to the propositions of ethics, law, science, mathematics, and logic is more controversial.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conventionalism in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conventionalism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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