necessitarianism

[nuh-ses-i-tair-ee-uh-niz-uh m]
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Origin of necessitarianism

First recorded in 1850–55; necessitarian + -ism
Can be confuseddeterminism fatalism necessitarianism
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necessitarianism

necessarianism (ˌnɛsɪˈsɛərɪəˌnɪzəm)

noun
  1. philosophy another word for determinism Compare libertarian
Derived Formsnecessitarian or necessarian, noun, adjective
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