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hylozoism

[hahy-luh-zoh-iz-uhm]
noun Philosophy.
the doctrine that matter is inseparable from life, which is a property of matter.

Origin:
1670–80; hylo- + zo- (stem of Greek zōḗ) life + -ism

hylozoic, adjective
hylozoist, noun
hylozoistic, adjective
hylozoistically, adverb
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hylozoism (ˌhaɪləˈzəʊɪzəm)
 
n
the philosophical doctrine that life is one of the properties of matter
 
[C17: hylo- + Greek zōē life]
 
hylo'zoic
 
adj
 
hylo'zoist
 
n
 
hylozo'istic
 
adj
 
hylozo'istically
 
adv

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