noun see theocentric

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • theocentricity — the·o·cen·tric·i·ty …   English syllables

  • theocentricity — noun see theocentric …   Useful english dictionary

  • theocentric — theocentricity /thee oh sen tris i tee/, n. theocentrism, theocentricism /thee euh sen treuh siz euhm/, n. /thee euh sen trik/, adj. having God as the focal point of thoughts, interests, and feelings: theocentric philosophy. [1885 90; THEO +… …   Universalium

  • theocentric — adjective Date: 1886 having God as the central interest and ultimate concern < a theocentric culture > • theocentricity noun • theocentrism noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • humanism — /hyooh meuh niz euhm/ or, often, /yooh /, n. 1. any system or mode of thought or action in which human interests, values, and dignity predominate. 2. devotion to or study of the humanities. 3. (sometimes cap.) the studies, principles, or culture… …   Universalium

  • theocentric — [thē΄ō sen′trik] adj. [ THEO + CENTRIC] centering on or directed toward God as a focus of interest, source of authority, etc. theocentrically adv. theocentricity [thē΄ō sen′tris′ə tē] n. theocentrism [thē΄ō sen′triz΄əm] n …   English World dictionary

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