ⓘ Definitionism is the school of thought in which it is believed that a proper explanation of a theory consists of all the concepts used by that theory being well ..

                                     

ⓘ Definitionism

Definitionism is the school of thought in which it is believed that a proper explanation of a theory consists of all the concepts used by that theory being well-defined. This approach has been criticized for its dismissal of the importance of ostensive definitions.