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personalism

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noun per·son·al·ism \ˈpərs-nə-ˌli-zəm, ˈpər-sə-nə-\

Definition of personalism

  1. :  a doctrine emphasizing the significance, uniqueness, and inviolability of personality

personalist

play \-list\ noun or adjective

personalistic

play \ˌpərs-nə-ˈlis-tik, ˌpər-sə-nə-\ adjective


Circa 1846

First Known Use of personalism

circa 1846


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