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form

the internal and real idea of something (e.g. beauty)

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form of the good

the highest and greatest form

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rationalist

someone who believes that human reason is the primary source of all knowledge

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empiricism

someone who believes that all knowledge derives from what our senses tell us

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revelation

someone who believes that all knowledge was revealed through human and god encounters

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concept/ ideal

the innate idea of an object

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phenomena/ particular

an actual instance of a 'horse' reflecting from the world of the forms

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immutable

unchanging

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epistemology

the study of knowledge

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eternal

never begins; never ends; never changing

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anamnesis

remembering from our soul