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English definition of “Taoism”


noun [U] uk (also Daoism)   /ˈtaʊ.ɪ.zəm/ us    /ˈdaʊ.ɪ-/
a religion, developed originally in ancient China, that emphasizes a simple and natural lifeReligions and religious groupsChristian denominations
adjective, noun [C] uk   /-ɪst/ us  
a Taoist temple Taoist philosophyReligions and religious groupsChristian denominations
(Definition of Taoism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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