biblicism

noun, often capitalized
bib·​li·​cism | \ ˈbi-blə-ˌsi-zəm How to pronounce biblicism (audio) \

Definition of biblicism

: adherence to the letter of the Bible

Other Words from biblicism

biblicist \ ˈbi-​blə-​sist How to pronounce biblicist (audio) \ noun, often capitalized

First Known Use of biblicism

1805, in the meaning defined above

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“Biblicism.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/biblicism. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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