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Synonyms of jainism

Noun


1. Jainism, sect, religious sect, religious order

usage: sect founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism

2. Jainism, religion, faith, religious belief

usage: religion founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism; emphasizes asceticism and immortality and transmigration of the soul; denies existence of a perfect or supreme being

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