preexistentism

noun
pre·​ex·​ist·​ent·​ism | \ "+ˌizəm \

Definition of preexistentism

: a theory that the life of the soul antedates that of the body

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History and Etymology for preexistentism

preexistent + -ism

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“Preexistentism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preexistentism. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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