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worldview

or world view

[ wurld-vyoo ]
/ ˈwɜrldˌvyu /
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noun
a comprehensive conception or philosophy of the universe and of humanity's relation to it: By examining certain foundational elements, we can unpack the concepts that dictate each individual’s worldview.
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Origin of worldview

First recorded in 1845–50; translation of German Weltanschauung
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world-view

noun
another word for Weltanschauung
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