temporalism

noun
tem·​po·​ral·​ism | \ ˈtemp(ə)rəˌlizəm \
plural -s

Definition of temporalism

: a philosophical doctrine that emphasizes the ultimate reality of time and temporal things as contrasted with doctrines which reduce the temporal to a manifestation of the eternal — compare eternalism

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“Temporalism.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/temporalism. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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