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Meaning of "hylicism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HYLICISM

hylicism  [ˈhaɪlɪˌsɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HYLICISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hylicism is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HYLICISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

hylicism

Materialism

In philosophy, the theory of materialism holds that matter is the fundamental substance in nature, and that all emergent phenomena are the result of material interactions. In other words, the theory claims that our reality consists entirely of physical matter that is the sole cause of every possible occurrence, including human thought, feeling, and action. Materialism is typically considered to be closely related to, or synonymous with, physicalism. Contrasting philosophies include idealism and other forms of monism, dualism, and pluralism.

Definition of hylicism in the English dictionary

The first definition of hylicism in the dictionary is the philosophy that the only thing that can be proven to exist is matter and that everything, including consciousness, is as a result of interaction with material things. Also called materialism. Other definition of hylicism is the doctrine concerning the three lowest Gnostic orders of humans which are concerned with the material. Hylicism is also the theory that matter is the principle of evil.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HYLICISM


aestheticism
iːsˈθɛtɪˌsɪzəm
asceticism
əˈsɛtɪˌsɪzəm
Catholicism
kəˈθɒlɪˌsɪzəm
classicism
ˈklæsɪˌsɪzəm
criticism
ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm
cynicism
ˈsɪnɪˌsɪzəm
eclecticism
ɪˈklɛktɪˌsɪzəm
empiricism
ɛmˈpɪrɪˌsɪzəm
eroticism
ɪˈrɒtɪˌsɪzəm
fanaticism
fəˈnætɪˌsɪzəm
historicism
hɪˈstɒrɪˌsɪzəm
lyricism
ˈlɪrɪˌsɪzəm
mosaicism
məʊˈzeɪɪˌsɪzəm
mysticism
ˈmɪstɪˌsɪzəm
narcissism
ˈnɑːsɪˌsɪzəm
neoclassicism
ˌniːəʊˈklæsɪˌsɪzəm
neuroticism
njʊˈrɒtɪˌsɪzəm
romanticism
rəʊˈmæntɪˌsɪzəm
scholasticism
skəˈlæstɪˌsɪzəm
witticism
ˈwɪtɪˌsɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HYLICISM

hyla
hyle
hyleg
hylic
hylicist
hylobate
hylogeneses
hylogenesis
hyloist
hylomorphic
hylomorphism
hylopathism
hylopathist
hylophagous
hylophyte
hylotheism
hylotheist
hylotomous
hylozoic
hylozoical

WORDS THAT END LIKE HYLICISM

agnosticism
Anglicism
anti-Catholicism
athleticism
didacticism
esotericism
exoticism
hermeticism
higher criticism
homoeroticism
literary criticism
monasticism
new criticism
peripateticism
racism
Roman Catholicism
scepticism
self-criticism
skepticism
stoicism
textual criticism

Synonyms and antonyms of hylicism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hylicism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HYLICISM

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The translations of hylicism from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hylicism» in English.

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hylicism
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hylicism
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510 millions of speakers

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380 millions of speakers
ar

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hylicism
280 millions of speakers

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hylicism
278 millions of speakers

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hylicism
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hylicism
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hylicism
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Hylicism
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hylicism
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hylicism
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hylicism
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Hylicism
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hylicism
80 millions of speakers

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hylicism
75 millions of speakers

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रटाळपणा
75 millions of speakers

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hylicism
70 millions of speakers

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hylicism
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hylicism
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hylicism
40 millions of speakers

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hylicism
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hylicism
15 millions of speakers
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hylicism
14 millions of speakers
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hylicism
10 millions of speakers
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hylicism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hylicism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HYLICISM»

The term «hylicism» is used very little and occupies the 170.066 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hylicism

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HYLICISM»

Discover the use of hylicism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hylicism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Schelling's Transcendental Idealism: A Critical Exposition
Neither the explanation of hylicism nor of conscious teleology will bear examination. Both fail to account for the . unconscious development of organic beings. The former is driven to suppose that matter is itself conscious intelligence , the latter ...
John Watson, 1882
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The Century dictionary and cyclopedia: a work of universal ...
152. hylicism (hl'li-sizm), n. Same as hylisni. hylicist (hi'li-sist), n. A materialist; specifically, one of the early Ionic philosophers. HylidSB(hi'li-de),n.pt. [NL.; improp. Hyladm; (Hyla + -idee."} A family of arciferous salient amphibians, named from ...
William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, 1906
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-Ologies & -isms: A Thematic Dictionary
Cf. hylicism, psychism. psychism the doctrines concerning the second of three Gnostic orders of mankind, those endowed with souls and free wills, savable through the right use of the latter. Cf. hylicism, pneumatism. sociogram a diagram of ...
Laurence Urdang, Howard G. Zettler, Charles Hoequist, 1981
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century ...
[Bare.] Hylephobia Is now often regarded as a sacred madness, as epilepsy used to be. 6. S. Hall, Amer. Jour. Psychol., Nov., 1887, p. 152. hylicism (hi'li-sizm), n. Same as hylism. hylicist (bi'li-sist), It. A materialist; specifically, one of the early ...
‎1911
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Meminisse Juvat: Being the Autobiography of a Class at ...
... as if butter would not melt in his mouth, to the enjoyment of the snug property he had acquired in Donidevion, awaiting an opportunity of renewing his plots, and meanwhile slily gaining over the youth of the State to the principles of Hylicism.
‎1905
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English Language Word Builder
... STICTION CARDITIS+ ENURESIS+ MYELITIS+ OVARITIS+ RACHITIS+ SUBCUTIS+ ALLELISM ATTICISM CABALISM DEVILISM DRUIDISM ETHERISM FATALISM HYLICISM TDTOTTSM LEGALTSM NATTVTSM OBEAHTSM PELORTSM ...
Bob Jackman, 2012
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Dict Philos Terms Germ-Eng
... prime matter(Aristotle) (ont) Materie, Stoff, Urstoff Hyle, sensuelle ƒ •sensual matter/hyle (Husserl) (met, psy) Hylemorphismus m • hylomorphism (Aristotle) ( met) Hylismus m • hylism, hylicism (met) Materialismus Hylotheismus m • hylotheism ...
Phillip Herdina, 2013
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English-German: Englisch-Deutsch
hyle • Hyle/, Stoff m, Materie/, Urstoff m (Aristotle) (ont) - » prime matter < matter, substance, stuff, primeval matter hylicism - » hylism hylism • Hylismus m (met) -» materialism hylomorphism • Hylemorphismus m (Aristotle) (met) hylotheism ...
Elmar Waibl, Philip Herdina, 1997
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century ...
[Rare.] Hylephobia is now often regarded as a sacred madness, as epilepsy used to be. O. S. Hall, Amer. Jour. PsychoL, Nov., 1887, p. 162. hylicism (hi'li-sizm), n. Same as hylism. hylicist (hi'li-sist), it. A materialist; specifically, one of the early ...
William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, 1914
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary
152. hylicism (hi'li-sizm), n. Same as hylism. hylicist (bi'li-sist), n. A materialist; specifically, one of the early Ionic philosophers. HylldaB(hi'li-de),n.jpi. [NL.; improp. Hyladw, < Hyla + -idm.] A family of arcrferous salient amphibians, named from ...
‎1906

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HYLICISM»

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Patriotism? Are Ghanaians genuinely Patriotic Enough in Wishing …
... of wealth unveil their aim and purpose and gravitate towards hylicism after amassing the masses behind them for so-called popular support. «Modern Ghana, Feb 11»

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