any of various substances, as benzodiazepines, that are primarily used to treat various forms of anxiety and psychosomatic conditions.
a cl-ss of persons holding exceptional rank and privileges, especially the hereditary n-bility. a government or state ruled by an aristocracy, elite, or privileged upper cl-ss. government by those considered to be the best or most able people in the state. a governing body composed of those considered to be the best or most able […]
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of or relating to government by an . belonging to or favoring the . characteristic of an ; having the manners, values, or qualities -ssociated with the : aristocratic bearing; aristocratic sn-bbishness. adjective relating to or characteristic of aristocracy or an aristocrat elegant or stylish in appearance and behaviour adj. c.1600, “pertaining to aristocracy,” from […]
the philosophy of aristotle. emphasis upon deduction and upon investigation of concrete and particular things and situations. historical examples but aristotelianism as a system soon ceased to be in vogue, and by the sixth century was no longer known. the mediaeval mind (volume i of ii) henry osborn taylor people would no longer be fed […]
of, pertaining to, based on, or derived from or his theories. a follower of . contemporary examples or, says mcdonald, jefferson may have been expressing an “aristotelian idea.” what did tj mean by “pursuit of happiness,” anyway? p. j. o’rourke june 7, 2014 historical examples forsake plato if you must,—but you may do so only […]
, as dada, based on total rejection of established artistic practices and aesthetic values in favor of those that are arbitrary, shocking, and meaningless.