[ on-tol-uh-jiz-uh m ]
/ ɒnˈtɒl əˌdʒɪz əm /

noun Theology.

the doctrine that the human intellect has an immediate cognition of God as its proper object and the principle of all its cognitions.


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Origin of ontologism

First recorded in 1860–65; ontolog(y) + -ism
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