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Clinamen

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Clinamen klin-ā′men inclination.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. clināre, to incline.

Usage

In literature:

What can they find in the clinamen that, with any colour, can account for the liberty of man?
"The Existence of God" by Francois de Salignac de La Mothe- Fenelon
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