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Meaning of "Cartesian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CARTESIAN

Cartesian  [kɑːˈtiːzɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CARTESIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cartesian can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CARTESIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Cartesian in the English dictionary

The first definition of Cartesian in the dictionary is of or relating to the works of René Descartes. Other definition of Cartesian is of, relating to, or used in Descartes' mathematical system. Cartesian is also a follower of the teachings and methods of Descartes.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CARTESIAN


Abkhazian
æbˈkɑːzɪən
Bayesian
ˈbeɪzɪən
Carthusian
kɑːˈθjuːzɪən
Caucasian
kɔːˈkeɪzɪən
Drusean
ˈdruːzɪən
Drusian
ˈdruːzɪən
Druzean
ˈdruːzɪən
Druzian
ˈdruːzɪən
heterousian
ˌhɛtəˈruːzɪən
Indonesian
ˌɪndəʊˈniːzɪən
Malaysian
məˈleɪzɪən
Malthusian
mælˈθjuːzɪən
Melanesian
ˌmɛləˈniːzɪən
Micronesian
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈniːzɪən
Milesian
maɪˈliːzɪən
Parisian
pəˈrɪzɪən
Susian
ˈsuːzɪən
Tunisian
tjuːˈnɪzɪən
Venusian
vɪˈnjuːzɪən
Zambezian
zæmˈbiːzɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CARTESIAN

Carter
Carteret
cartes blanches
cartes du jour
Cartesian coordinates
Cartesian product
Cartesianism
cartful
Carthage
Carthaginian
carthamine
carthorse
Carthusian
Cartier
Cartier-Bresson

WORDS THAT END LIKE CARTESIAN

Asian
Austronesian
Borgesian
Ephesian
etesian
ferromagnesian
Friesian
Hobbesian
Jamesian
Jeevesian
Keynesian
magnesian
Malayo-Polynesian
Neo-Melanesian
Peloponnesian
Polynesian
Rhodesian
Salesian
Silesian
Southern Rhodesian

Synonyms and antonyms of Cartesian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Cartesian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CARTESIAN

Find out the translation of Cartesian to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Cartesian from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Cartesian» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

笛卡尔
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cartesiano
570 millions of speakers

English

Cartesian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कार्तीय
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الديكارتي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

декартовой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cartesiano
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কার্টিজিয়ান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cartésien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cartesian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kartesisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

デカルトの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

데카르트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cartesian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

học phái Descaries
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கார்ட்டீசியன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कार्टेशियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kartezyen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cartesiano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kartezjański
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

декартовой
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cartezian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καρτεσιανό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Cartesiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kartesiska
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kartesiske
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Cartesian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CARTESIAN»

The term «Cartesian» is quite widely used and occupies the 41.753 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CARTESIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Cartesian

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CARTESIAN»

Discover the use of Cartesian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Cartesian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Cartesian Meditations: An Introduction to Phenomenology
Where that is the case, the published text is given or translated in a foornote. The published text and Typescript C have been compared with the French translation by Gabrielle Pfeiffer and Emmanuel Levinas (Paris, Armand Collin, 1931).
Edmund Husserl, 1960
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Vector Analysis and Cartesian Tensors, Third edition
The text is supported by copious examples and progress can be checked by completing the many problems at the end of each section. Answers are provided at the back of the book.
P C Kendall, D.E. Bourne, 1992
3
Cartesian Tensors: An Introduction
An introduction to the theory of Cartesian tensors, this text notes the importance of the analysis of the structure of tensors in terms of spectral sets of projection operators as part of the very substance of quantum theory.
George Frederick James Temple, 2004
4
Cartesian Questions: Method and Metaphysics
"Besides the impact of their content, the clarity and reach of these essays force one to consider foundational questions concerning philosophy and its history."—Richard Watson, Journal of the History of Philosophy
Jean-Luc Marion, 1999
5
Cartesian Theodicy: Descartes' Quest for Certitude
Both in his Cartesian Theodicy as well as his Index Augustino-Cartesian, Textes et Commentaire Janowski shows that the entire Cartesian metaphysics can - and should - be read within the context of Augustinian thought.
Z. Janowski, 2001
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Cartesian Reflections:
One of the world's leading Descartes scholars explores central areas of his philosophy, including his views on the nature of thought, the relationship between mind and body, his scientific worldview and its influence on modern thinking, the ...
John Cottingham, 2008
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Cartesian Psychology and Physical Minds: Individualism and ...
Professor Wilson carefully examines the most influential arguments for individualism.
Robert Andrew Wilson, 1997
8
Principles of Cartesian Philosophy: And, Metaphysical Thoughts
With meticulous scholarship and an accurate, highly readable translation, this volume sheds light not only on Spinoza's debt to Descartes but also on the development of Spinoza's own thought.
Baruch Spinoza, Samuel Shirley, 1998
9
Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Husserl and the Cartesian ...
Provides an introduction to Edmund Husserl's "Cartesianische Meditationen" and his work on phenomenology.
Arthur David Smith, 2003
10
The Breakdown of Cartesian Metaphysics
Far more radical in its conclusions than his 1966 study The Downfall of Cartesianism (a slightly revised version of which forms the main body of the current work), Watson argues that Descartes's ontology is incoherent and vacuous, his ...
Richard A. Watson, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CARTESIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Cartesian is used in the context of the following news items.
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Creatable D2 Delta 3D Printer Makes Big Debut at Inside 3D …
The 3D printing space is still ruled by Cartesian printers, those that operate linearly in the x, y and z axes. Deltabots were by and large kit ... «3DPrint.com, Jul 15»
2
Humanism, Transhumanism, and Speculative Posthumanism
The Cartesian view is that the human is a single, unified, rational, self-governing entity that sits apart from the external world in which it operates ... «Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, Jul 15»
3
The Awkward Synthesis That Is 'Inside Out'
... are experienced, and this is because they happen in a special way or in a special place — in what Dennett has called the Cartesian Theater. «WCBE 90.5 FM, Jul 15»
4
Industrial Robotics Market to Reach US$44.48 Billion by 2020 …
According to type, this market is classified into cylindrical, Selective Compliant Assembly Robot Arm (SCARA), Cartesian, and articulated robots ... «PR Newswire, Jul 15»
5
optimisations for batch cartesian to polar?
optimisations for batch cartesian to polar? Started by xoxos, Jul 05 2015 03:47 PM. optimize cartesian to polar. You cannot reply to this topic; Go to first unread ... «GameDev.net, Jul 15»
6
Small Bear Records 'supergroup' feature in band's debut
... the second of the two based on the island, a certain Ballagroove Records, home to the likes of Nick Barlow and The Bad Noise and Cartesian ... «Isle of Man Today, Jul 15»
7
Professor Says Reason Is A White Male Construct
“I think that what modern philosophers call 'pure' reason — the Cartesian ego cogito and Kant's transcendental consciousness — is a white ... «The Libertarian Republic, Jul 15»
8
Francis's Integral Ecology: A Bonaventuran Methadone For Our …
We usually translate this as “reduction,” but in a post-Cartesian world, it's almost impossible to understand it rightly. For Bonaventure, reductio is ... «Patheos, Jul 15»
9
An amazing open source 5-axis 3D printer built By University of Oslo …
When looking at new 3D printers, most of us will give some thought to whether or not we prefer a Cartesian setup or a Delta 3D printer. After all ... «3ders.org, Jul 15»
10
Opinionator | Looking 'White' In the Face
I think that what modern philosophers call “pure” reason — the Cartesian ego cogito and Kant's transcendental consciousness — is a white ... «New York Times, Jul 15»

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