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cosmism

[koz-miz-uh m]
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noun
  1. the philosophy of cosmic evolution.
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Origin of cosmism

First recorded in 1860–65; cosm- + -ism
Related formscos·mist, noun
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Examples from the Web for cosmism

Historical Examples

  • It is not Cosmism which seeks or wishes to disprove this theory.

    The Limits Of Atheism

    George Jacob Holyoake

  • But these are bound up in all philosophies of creation as opposed to cosmism.

    Caesar and Cleopatra

    George Bernard Shaw

  • Cosmism says it cannot explain anything beyond, and pauses where its knowledge ends.

    The Limits Of Atheism

    George Jacob Holyoake

  • Cosmism, a thoughtful name, which ought to supersede Atheism in the future, neither denies nor affirms the existence of Deity.

    The Limits Of Atheism

    George Jacob Holyoake