Scotism

[ skoh-tiz-uhm ]

nounPhilosophy.
  1. the set of doctrines of Duns Scotus.

Origin of Scotism

1
1635–45; (Duns) Scot(us) + -ism

Other words from Scotism

  • Scotist, noun
  • Sco·tis·tic, Sco·tis·ti·cal, adjective

Words Nearby Scotism

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British Dictionary definitions for Scotism

Scotism

/ (ˈskəʊtɪzəm) /


noun
  1. the doctrines of John Duns Scotus, esp those holding that philosophy and theology are independent: See haecceity

Derived forms of Scotism

  • Scotist, noun, adjective
  • Scotistic, adjective

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