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closed-mind·ed

(klōzd′mīn′dĭd) or close-mind·ed (klōs′-, klōz′-)
adj.
Intolerant of the beliefs and opinions of others; stubbornly unreceptive to new ideas.

closed′-mind′ed·ness n.
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Adj.1.closed-minded - not ready to receive to new ideas
narrow-minded, narrow - lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view; "a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"
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also takes theologians and scholars of religion to task for closed-mindedly refusing to grant the other discipline any legitimacy.