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Men·ci·us(mĕn′shē-əs) Originally Meng·zi (mŭng′dzē′) Fourth century bc.
Chinese Confucian philosopher who taught that people are innately good and that one's nature can be enhanced or perverted by one's environment.
(Biography) Chinese name Mengzi or Meng-tze. ?372–?289 bc, Chinese philosopher, who propounded the ethical system of Confucius
Men•ci•us(ˈmɛn ʃi əs)
c380–289 B.C., Chinese philosopher.Also called Mengtzu.