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Anaximenes of Miletus

(fl. probably ca. 545 BC; d. ca. 528/526 BC). Gk. philos.; 3d and last mem. of the “Milesian school of natural philosophers” (the others: Thales* and Anaximander*); held that air is primary substance. See also Dynamism; Philosophy.

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