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apriorism (s) (noun), apriorisms (pl)
1. Belief in, or reliance upon, reasoning, arguments, or principles: Apriorism is the doctrine that knowledge rests upon principles that are self-evident to reason or are presupposed by experience in general.
2. A philosophical belief that knowledge is based on general principles which may be used to evaluate experience.
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