Meaning of LOGICAL POSITIVISM in English

LOGICAL POSITIVISM

transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

Date: 1931

: a 20th century philosophical movement that holds characteristically that all meaningful statements are either analytic or conclusively verifiable or at least confirmable by observation and experiment and that metaphysical theories are therefore strictly meaningless — called also logical empiricism

• logical positivist noun

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.