nominalist definition

  • noun:
    • An adherent of every of the numerous forms of nominalism.
    • among a sect of philosophers in the Middle Ages, whom adopted the viewpoint of Roscelin, that basic conceptions, or universals, exist in name just.
    • A believer in nominalism.
    • a philosopher having adopted the doctrine of nominalism

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