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indifferentism

[in-dif-er-uh n-tiz-uh m, -dif-ruh n-] /ɪnˈdɪf ər ənˌtɪz əm, -ˈdɪf rən-/
noun
1.
systematic indifference.
3.
the principle or opinion that differences of religious belief are essentially unimportant.
4.
Philosophy. the doctrine that each entity is essentially unique and at the same time essentially the same as all other entities of its kind.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < French indifférentisme. See indifferent, -ism
Related forms
indifferentist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for indifferentist

indifferentism

/ɪnˈdɪfrənˌtɪzəm; -fərən-/
noun
1.
systematic indifference, esp in matters of religion
Derived Forms
indifferentist, noun
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