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animism

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noun an·i·mism \ˈan-ə-ˌmiz-əm\

Medical Definition of animism

  1. 1:  a doctrine that the vital principle of organic development is immaterial spirit

  2. 2:  attribution of conscious life to nature or natural objects

  3. an·i·mist \-məst\play noun
    an·i·mis·tic \ˌan-ə-ˈmis-tik\play adjective




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