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libertinism

[lib-er-tee-niz-uh m, -ti-] /ˈlɪb ər tiˌnɪz əm, -tɪ-/
noun
1.
libertine practices or habits of life; disregard of authority or convention in sexual or religious matters.
Also, libertinage.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; libertine + -ism
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  • Charges of gnostic libertinism find their source in the works of irenaeus.

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