traditionalism

[truh-dish-uh-nl-iz-uhm]
noun
1.
adherence to tradition as authority, especially in matters of religion.
2.
a system of philosophy according to which all knowledge of religious truth is derived from divine revelation and received by traditional instruction.

Origin:
1855–60; traditional + -ism

traditionalist, noun, adjective
traditionalistic, adjective
antitraditionalist, noun, adjective
nontraditionalist, noun, adjective
nontraditionalistic, adjective
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traditionalism (trəˈdɪʃənəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the doctrine that all knowledge originates in divine revelation and is perpetuated by tradition
2.  adherence to tradition, esp in religion
 
tra'ditionalist
 
n, —adj
 
traditional'istic
 
adj

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Example sentences
Retreating back to current traditionalism is not the answer.
Italians' innate traditionalism has, in some respects, served them well.
Similarly, there is no point in being concerned about the symbols of our
  traditionalism.
In the realm of indie-rock, twang no longer guarantees traditionalism.
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