Mediaevalism
Mediaevalism Me`di*[ae]"val*ism (m[=e]`d[i^]*[=e]"val*[i^]z'm), n. The method or spirit of the Middle Ages; devotion to the institutions and practices of the Middle Ages; a survival from the Middle Ages. [Written also {medievalism}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • médiéval — médiéval, ale, aux [ medjeval, o ] adj. • 1874; du lat. medium ævum « moyen âge » ♦ Relatif au Moyen Âge. ⇒ moyenâgeux. Époque, histoire médiévale. Art médiéval. ⇒ gothique, 2. roman. Cité médiévale. Latin médiéval. La France, l Europe médiévale …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • médiévisme — [ medjevism ] n. m. • av. 1890; du lat. medium ævum « moyen âge » → médiéval ♦ Didact. Étude, connaissance de la période du Moyen Âge. ● médiévisme nom masculin Étude de la civilisation, de l histoire du Moyen Âge. ⇒MÉDIÉVISME, subst. masc. Goût …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • medievalism — /mɛdiˈivəlɪzəm/ (say medee eevuhlizuhm) noun 1. the spirit, practices, or methods of the Middle Ages. 2. devotion to or adoption of medieval ideals or practices. 3. a medieval belief, practice, or the like. Also, mediaevalism …   Australian English dictionary

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