Rigescent

Ri`ges´cent


a.1.Growing stiff or numb.
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At that time, several philosophers and philosophical fans, who were not content with the closed, rigescent and doctrinaire philosophical system of the dialectical materialism, tried to search for a new worldview, a new methodology paradigm and new philosophical categories in the studies of Systems Science and Complexity, so as to enrich and develop the then philosophy, especially the dialectics.