Averroist

Averroism

[av-uh-roh-iz-uhm, uh-ver-oh-]
noun
the philosophy of Averroës, largely based on Aristotelianism and asserting the unity of an active intellect common to all human beings while denying personal immortality.
Also, Averrhoism.


Origin:
1745–55; Averro(ës) + -ism

Averroist, Averrhoist, noun
Averroistic, Averrhoistic, adjective
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Averroism (ˌævəˈrəʊɪzəm, əˈvɛrəʊ-)
 
n
the teachings of Averroës
 
Aver'roist
 
n
 
Averro'istic
 
adj

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