Meaning of Machian in English:

Machian

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Ernst Mach, his scientific work, or his philosophical ideas, in which the principles of mechanics were based on an extreme empiricism.

Pronunciation

Machian

/ˈmɑːkɪən/ /ˈmakɪən/ /ˈmɑːxɪən/

noun

  • A follower or adherent of Mach or his ideas.

Pronunciation

Machian

/ˈmɑːkɪən/ /ˈmakɪən/ /ˈmɑːxɪən/

Origin

1920s. From the name of Ernst Mach + -ian.