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Qadariyah

or Qa·da·ri·ya

[kah-duh-ree-yuh]
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noun Islam. (in classical thought)
  1. the group who defended free will against the doctrine of predestination.

Origin of Qadariyah

< Arabic qadariyyah, derivative of qadarī Qadarite (equivalent to qadar fate + suffix of appurtenance)
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