Scotism

[ skoh-tiz-uh m ]
/ ˈskoʊ tɪz əm /

noun Philosophy.

the set of doctrines of Duns Scotus.

Origin of Scotism

1635–45; (Duns) Scot(us) + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM Scotism

Sco·tist, nounSco·tis·tic, Sco·tis·ti·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for scotism

Scotism
/ (ˈskəʊtɪzəm) /

noun

the doctrines of John Duns Scotus, esp those holding that philosophy and theology are independentSee haecceity

Derived forms of Scotism

Scotist, noun, adjectiveScotistic, adjective
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