philosophism

philosophism

[fi-los-uh-fiz-uhm]
noun
1.
spurious or deceitful philosophy.
2.
a false or contrived argument, especially one designed to deceive.

Origin:
1785–95; philosoph(y) + -ism

antiphilosophism, noun
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