noun, often capitalized
her·​met·​i·​cism | \ (ˌ)hər-ˈme-tə-ˌsi-zəm How to pronounce hermeticism (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web But despite the hermeticism, Aramco has a good tale to tell. The Economist, 21 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of hermeticism

1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Hermeticism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hermeticism. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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