Neoplatonism

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noun Neo·pla·to·nism \ˌnē-ō-ˈplā-tə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of Neoplatonism

  1. 1 :  Platonism modified in later antiquity to accord with Aristotelian, post-Aristotelian, and eastern conceptions that conceives of the world as an emanation from an ultimate indivisible being with whom the soul is capable of being reunited in trance or ecstasy

  2. 2 :  a doctrine similar to ancient Neoplatonism

Neoplatonic

play \-plə-ˈtä-nik, -plā-\ adjective

Neoplatonist

play \-ˈplā-tə-nist\ noun

1832

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1832


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