filiopietistic

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adjective fil·io·pi·etis·tic \ˈfi-lē-ō-ˌpī-ə-ˈti-stik\

Definition of filiopietistic

  1. :  of or relating to an often excessive veneration of ancestors or tradition

filiopietism

play \ˌfi-lē-ō-ˈpī-ə-ˌti-zəm\ noun

Origin and Etymology of filiopietistic

filial + -o- + pietistic


First Known Use: 1893


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