# The Commens DictionaryQuote from ‘Lowell Lectures. 1903. Lecture 3. 1st draught’

Quote:

By a definition I do not mean a statement conveying the exact sense of a word, although that will naturally be involved in a definition. But what I mean is the explanation of the relations of an intellectual conception to other conceptions.

Date:
1903
References:
MS [R] 458:14
Citation:
‘Definition’ (pub. 25.09.14-15:18). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-lowell-lectures-1903-lecture-3-1st-draught-0.
Posted:
Sep 25, 2014, 15:18 by Mats Bergman