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 (stī′nər, shtī′-), Rudolf 1861-1925.
Austrian mystic and founder of anthroposophy who promoted alternative methods of education, medicine, and agriculture.
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(ˈstaɪnə; German ˈʃtainər)
(Biography) Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1861–1925, Austrian philosopher, founder of anthroposophy. He was particularly influential in education. See also anthroposophy
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(ˈstaɪ nər, ˈʃtaɪ-)

Rudolf, 1861–1925, Austrian philosopher.
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