nomism

nomism

[noh-miz-uhm]
noun
religious conduct based on law.

Origin:
1900–05; nom(o)- + -ism

nomistic, adjective
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nomism (ˈnəʊmɪzəm)
 
n
adherence to a law or laws as a primary exercise of religion
 
[C20: from Greek nomos law, custom]
 
no'mistic
 
adj

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