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Buddhismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbʊd.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈbʊd.ɪ.zəm/
a ​religion that ​originally comes from ​SouthAsia, and ​teaches that ​personalspiritualimprovement will ​lead to ​escape from ​humansuffering

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(Definition of Buddhism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Buddhismnoun [U]

 us   /ˈbuˌdɪz·əm, ˈbʊd-/
a ​religion that ​originally comes from India and ​teaches that ​improvement of the ​spirit will ​bring an end to ​personalconfusion and ​suffering
(Definition of Buddhism from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Buddhism”
in Korean 불교…
in Arabic الدِّيانة البوذيّة…
in Malaysian agama Buddha…
in French bouddhisme…
in Russian буддизм…
in Chinese (Traditional) 佛教…
in Italian buddismo…
in Turkish Budizm…
in Polish Buddyzm…
in Spanish Budismo…
in Vietnamese Đạo Phật…
in Portuguese budismo…
in Thai ศาสนาพุทธ…
in German der Buddhismus…
in Catalan budisme…
in Japanese 仏教, 仏道…
in Chinese (Simplified) 佛教…
in Indonesian agama Buddha…
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