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English definition of “Taoism”

Taoism

noun [U] (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 Taoist     /-ɪst/ adjective, noun [C] a Taoist temple Taoist philosophyReligions and religious groupsChristian denominations
(Definition of Taoism noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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