principle of economy


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principle of economy

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(Philosophy) the principle of economy another name for Ockham's razor
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Such an approach would contradict the principle of economy and thrift.
Principle of Economy (Conserve Your Resources), 11.
And whatever else we may mean by intelligence, as per Occam's principle of economy, the best results of its application always employ the simplest ways of thoroughly answering a question, solving a problem, resolving an issue, or designing an object or system.

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