neo-scholasticism

noun
neo-scho·​las·​ti·​cism | \ ˌnē-ō-skə-ˈla-stə-ˌsi-zəm How to pronounce neo-scholasticism (audio) \

Definition of neo-scholasticism

: a movement among Catholic scholars aiming to restate medieval Scholasticism in a manner suited to present intellectual needs

Other Words from neo-scholasticism

neoscholastic \ ˌnē-​ō-​skə-​ˈla-​stik How to pronounce neoscholastic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of neo-scholasticism

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Neo-scholasticism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/neo-scholasticism. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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