Logical-positivism meaning

A philosophy asserting the primacy of observation in assessing the truth of statements of fact and holding that metaphysical and subjective arguments not based on observable data are meaningless.
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A movement in philosophy which tests all statements by reference to sense experience or the structure of language and is concerned with the unification of the sciences through a common logical language.
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(philosophy) A 20th century school of philosophy which held that all knowledge is based on logical inferences from empirical observations.
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