Eleaticism, n.
/el'ee at"ik/, adj.
1. of or pertaining to Elea.
2. noting or pertaining to a school of philosophy, founded by Parmenides, that investigated the phenomenal world, especially with reference to the phenomena of change.
3. a philosopher of the Eleatic school.
[1685-95; < L Eleaticus < Gk Eleatikós. See ELEA, -TIC]

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