Definition of Anaximenes in US English:

Anaximenes

proper noun

  • (c.546 BC), Greek philosopher and scientist from Miletus. He believed the earth to be flat and shallow, a view of astronomy that was a retrograde step from that of Anaximander.

Pronunciation

Anaximenes

/ˌænəkˈsɪməniz//ˌanəkˈsimənēz/