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1. The doctrine that certainty about first principles or absolute truth is unattainable and that only perceptual phenomena are objects of exact knowledge.
2. The belief that the existence or nonexistence of a deity or deities cannot be known with certainty.
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ag•nos•ti•cism(ægˈnɒs təˌsɪz əm)
the doctrine or belief of an agnostic.
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the tenet that neither the existence nor the nature of God is known or knowable. — agnostic, n., adj.See also: God and Gods
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|Noun||1.||agnosticism - a religious orientation of doubt; a denial of ultimate knowledge of the existence of God; "agnosticism holds that you can neither prove nor disprove God's existence"|
religious orientation - an attitude toward religion or religious practices
|2.||agnosticism - the disbelief in any claims of ultimate knowledge|
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agnosticism[ægˈnɒstɪsɪzəm] N → agnosticismo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
agnosticism[ægˈnɒstɪsɪzəm] n → agnosticisme m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Agnostizismus m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
agnosticism[ægˈnɒstɪsɪz/əm] n → agnosticismo
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