Sentence Examples


  • It is one of the grandest hypotheses which ever have been formed to account by mechanical processes for the movements of the universe.
  • In the judgment of D'Alembert the Cartesan theory was the best that the observations of the age admitted; and " its explanation of gravity was one of the most ingenious hypotheses which philosophy ever imagined."
  • The danger lies not in forming such hypotheses, but in regarding them as final, or as more than an attempt to throw light upon our observation of the phenomena.
  • Instead of creating hypotheses and constructing experiments, then modifying hypotheses and retesting, we can make all of history a controlled test and then sift through the trillions of pieces of data for meaningful information.
  • Eidetic atomism is thus a prime source of the philosophical " hypotheses " Hume aims to eliminate.

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