pluralism: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ploor'u-liz"um), [key]
- a theory that there is more than one basic substance or principle. Cf.dualism(def. 2),monism(def. 1a).
- a theory that reality consists of two or more independent elements.
- the holding by one person of two or more offices at the same time.
- plurality (def. 7a).
- state or quality of being plural.
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