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MATERIALISM Definition & Legal Meaning

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1. What cannot be perceived, being of the mind, mental states, or spirit, does not exist in this concept. Only that in nature one can perceive through senses, it being physical, exists. 2. Concept that economic (monetary) relations are the at the basis of all social interactions and relationships.


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