Thomas Reid

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Thomas Reid Scottish philosopher of common sense who opposed the ideas of David Hume (1710-1796)
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Usage

In literature:

Reid, Thomas R., 344-48, 358-60.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
Bouvard derived his arguments from Lamettrie, Locke, and Helvetius; Pecuchet from M. Cousin, Thomas Reid, and Gerando.
"Bouvard and Pécuchet" by Gustave Flaubert
One of the most vigorous personalities of the sixties, and one whose influence extended well into this generation, was Thomas Reid.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Many references to older literature will be found in Thomas Reid's Treatise on Clock and Watchmaking (1849).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
Thomas Reid's name was among those of the visitors, and for a moment Ian resolved not to meet them.
"Playing With Fire" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
By THOMAS REID, Edinburgh Honorary Member of the Worshipful Company of Clock Makers, London.
"Rob of the Bowl, Vol. I (of 2)" by John P. Kennedy
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In news:

Reid's tough love benefited longtime Eagles tackle Tra Thomas.
An emotional Tra Thomas fights back tears as he speaks about Andy Reid… (SAMANTHA CORRADO…).
Mena Suvari, Jason Biggs, Chris Klein, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Tara Reid, Eugene Levy, Alyson Hannigan, Jennifer Coolidge.
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In science:

The author is very grateful to Alessio Corti, Paolo Cascini, Frances Kirwan, Miles Reid, Julius Ross, Jacopo Stoppa, Gabor Szekelyhidi and Richard Thomas for helpful discussions.
Stability, birational transformations and the Kahler-Einstein problem
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