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illuminism

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noun il·lu·mi·nism \-mə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of illuminism

  1. 1 :  belief in or claim to a personal enlightenment not accessible to humankind in general

  2. 2 capitalized :  beliefs or claims viewed as forming doctrine or principles of Illuminati

illuminist play \-nist\ noun


1798

First Known Use of illuminism

1798


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