Traditionalism
Traditionalism Tra*di"tion*al*ism, n. A system of faith founded on tradition; esp., the doctrine that all religious faith is to be based solely upon what is delivered from competent authority, exclusive of rational processes. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • traditionalism — index custom Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • traditionalism — ► NOUN ▪ the upholding of tradition, especially so as to resist change. DERIVATIVES traditionalist noun & adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • traditionalism — [trə dish′ə nəliz΄əm] n. 1. adherence to tradition; sometimes, specif., excessive attachment to tradition 2. the doctrine, condemned by the Roman Catholic Church in the 19th cent., that the only valid religious belief is that handed down by… …   English World dictionary

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