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associationist definition

  • noun:
    • a person who describes the bigger functions and relations associated with soul by the connection of ideas.
    • a person who explains the higher features and relations of soul because of the organization of some ideas; e. g., Hartley, J. C. Mill.
    • One who advocates the psychological doctrine of associationism.
    • one that aids the doctrine of relationship advocated by Fourier and referred to as Fourierism (which see).
    • one that describes the higher functions and relations for the heart by the organization of ideas.
    • a person who explains the bigger features and relations of heart by the relationship of a few ideas; e. g., Hartley, J. C. Mill.
    • a person who advocates the mental doctrine of associationism.
    • one that supports the doctrine of relationship advocated by Fourier and called Fourierism (which see).
  • others:
    • Pertaining to associationism, in a choice of feeling of that term.
    • Also associationalist.
    • with respect to associationism, in either sense of that term.
    • additionally associationalist.
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