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Definition of neo–Confucianism

  1. :  a rationalistic revival of Confucian philosophy in the 11th century a.d. that exercised a pronounced influence on Chinese thought for over 800 years neo-Confucianism, in which many traits of both Buddhism and Taoism were blended with the more naturalistic tenets of Confucius — L. J. Walker

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Origin and Etymology of neo–confucianism

ne- + confucianism

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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