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Averroës (Ibn-Rushd; 1126–98), Spanish-Arabian philosopher, commentator on Aristotle and Plato who exerted a great influence on the development of Latin scholastic philosophy. For him, the source of philosophic truth was reason, not faith, though he believed there was no conflict between the two.

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