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Ashʿarism

[ash-uh-riz-uh m] /ˈæʃ əˌrɪz əm/
noun, Islam.
1.
the classical synthesis of Islamic philosophical theology, formulated by al-Ashʿari.
Origin
< Arabic al-Ashʿar(ī) al-Ashʿari + -ism
Related forms
Ashʿarite, noun
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