Acosmism
Acosmism A*cos"mism, n. [Gr. 'a priv. + ? world.] A denial of the existence of the universe as distinct from God. [1913 Webster]

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  • acosmism — ACOSMÍSM n. filoz. Teorie conform căreia lumea nu există ca realitate independentă de Dumnezeu. /<fr. acosmisme Trimis de siveco, 22.08.2004. Sursa: NODEX  ACOSMÍSM s.n. (fil.) Teorie idealistă după care lumea fizică nu ar exista ca realitate …   Dicționar Român

  • Acosmism — Acosmism, in contrast to pantheism, denies the reality of the universe, seeing it as ultimately illusory, (the prefix a in Greek meaning negation; like un in English), and only the infinite unmanifest Absolute as real.This philosophy begins with… …   Wikipedia

  • acosmism — ▪ philosophy       in philosophy, the view that God is the sole and ultimate reality and that finite objects and events have no independent existence. Acosmism has been equated with pantheism, the belief that everything is God. G.W.F. Hegel… …   Universalium

  • acosmism — noun A denial of the existence of the universe as distinct from God …   Wiktionary

  • acosmism — disbelief in existence of eternal universe distinct from God Philosophical Isms …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • acosmism — n. disbelief in existence of eternal universe distinct from God …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Acosmism — in contrast to pantheism, denies the reality of the universe, seeing it as ultimately illusory, (the prefix a in Greek meaning negation; like un in English), and only the infinite Unmanifest Absolute as real. This philosophy begins with the… …   Mini philosophy glossary

  • acosmism — acos·mism …   English syllables

  • acosmism —  Акосмизм …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • acosmism —   n. doctrine denying existence of universe distinct from God.    ♦ acosmist, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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