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Her·a·cli·tus

 (hĕr′ə-klī′təs) fl. 500 bc.
Early Greek philosopher who maintained that strife and change are the natural conditions of the universe.

Her′a·cli′te·an (-tē-ən) adj.

Heraclitus

(ˌhɛrəˈklaɪtəs)
n
(Biography) ?535–?475 bc, Greek philosopher, who held that fire is the primordial substance of the universe and that all things are in perpetual flux

Her•a•cli•tus

(ˌhɛr əˈklaɪ təs)

n.
( “the Obscure” ) c540–c470 B.C., Greek philosopher.
Her`a•cli′te•an (-ti ən) adj.
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Noun1.Heraclitus - a presocratic Greek philosopher who said that fire is the origin of all things and that permanence is an illusion as all things are in perpetual flux (circa 500 BC)Heraclitus - a presocratic Greek philosopher who said that fire is the origin of all things and that permanence is an illusion as all things are in perpetual flux (circa 500 BC)
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Heraclitus

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