Scotism

[skoh-tiz-uh m]

noun Philosophy.

the set of doctrines of Duns Scotus.

Origin of Scotism

1635–45; (Duns) Scot(us) + -ism
Related formsSco·tist, nounSco·tis·tic, Sco·tis·ti·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for scotism

Scotism

noun

the doctrines of John Duns Scotus, esp those holding that philosophy and theology are independentSee haecceity
Derived FormsScotist, noun, adjectiveScotistic, adjective
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