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ecumenicism

[ ek-yoo-men-uh-siz-uh m or, esp. British, ee-kyoo- ]
/ ˌɛk yʊˈmɛn əˌsɪz əm or, esp. British, ˌi kyʊ- /

noun

ecumenicalism; ecumenism.

Nearby words

ecumenical, ecumenical council, ecumenical movement, ecumenical patriarch, ecumenicalism, ecumenicism, ecumenicist, ecumenicity, ecumenics, ecumenism, eczema

Origin of ecumenicism

First recorded in 1960–65; ecumenic(al) + -ism
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