scribism

noun scrib·ism \ˈskrīˌbizəm\

Definition of scribism

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the doctrines and activities of the Jewish scribes in the time of Christ

  2. 2 :  internal authoritarianism and literalistic legalism (as in religion)

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Origin and Etymology of scribism

1scribe + -ism


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