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Puzzle ID:#13071
Fun:*** (2.52)
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Category:Rebus
Submitted By:griphookph***!!!

 

 

 



What phrases are represented below? One is a math axiom, and the other is a philosophical thought/idea.

a. GRIPHOOK > GRIP and GRIPHOOK > HOOK

b. GRIPHOOK > GRIP + HOOK


Answer

a. The Whole is Greater than any of its Parts. (math axiom)

b. The Whole is Greater than the Sum of its parts. (philosophical thought from Leibniz)

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