Mimamsa

[mee-mahm-sah]

noun Hinduism.

a school of philosophy formed originally to explain the Vedas.

Origin of Mimamsa

First recorded in 1780–90, Mimamsa is from the Sanskrit word mīmāṁsā inquiry, examination
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