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neo–scholasticism

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noun neo–scho·las·ti·cism \ˌnē-ō-skə-ˈlas-tə-ˌsi-zəm\

Definition of neo–scholasticism

  1. :  a movement among Catholic scholars aiming to restate medieval Scholasticism in a manner suited to present intellectual needs

neoscholastic

play \-ˈlas-tik\ adjective


1881

First Known Use of neo–scholasticism

1881


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