Definitions for ecclesiasticismɪˌkli ziˈæs təˌsɪz əm
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ec•cle•si•as•ti•cismɪˌkli ziˈæs təˌsɪz əm(n.)
ecclesiastical principles, practices, or spirit.
devotion, esp. excessive devotion, to the principles or interests of the church.
Origin of ecclesiasticism:
excessive adherence to ecclesiastical forms and activities
"their ecclesiasticism overwhelmed their religion"
religion appropriate to a church and to ecclesiastical principles and practices
strong attachment to ecclesiastical usages, forms, etc
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