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Anaxagoras
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Word of the day

Post by Anaxagoras »

ignosticism
The philosophical position that the question of the existence of God is meaningless, because the term "God" has no coherent and unambiguous definition.
Good point. I like that.

FWIW, let's see how the same dictionary defines "God":

god

An extremely long entry follows, but here is the first definition offered:
A deity or supreme being; a supernatural, typically immortal, being with superior powers, to which personhood is attributed.
OK, what is a deity? What is a supreme being?
A supernatural divine being; a god or goddess.
A god, or a similar deity, characterized by power over all things.
So it appears that we have a circular definition.
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Re: Word of the day

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Do not flauccinaucinihilipilificate the significance of these definitions, 馬鹿.

– J.D.
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Re: Word of the day

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Infanticide.
Confuse people of a certain ilk.
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Re: Word of the day

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Kill v "To create a vacancy without naming a successor."

– Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary
– J.D.