Definition of Anaximenes in English:

Anaximenes

proper noun

  • (fl. 6th century), Greek philosopher and scientist, who lived at Miletus. Anaximenes believed the earth to be flat and shallow, a view of astronomy that was a retrograde step from that of Anaximander.

Pronunciation:

Anaximenes

/ˌanakˈsɪmɪniːz/