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Related to Cartesian philosophy: Renè Descartes
Cartesian philosophy:see Descartes, RenéDescartes, René
, Lat. Renatus Cartesius, 1596–1650, French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist, b. La Haye. Descartes' methodology was a major influence in the transition from medieval science and philosophy to the modern era.
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