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- n. A belief system with certain religious aspects, developed in 1952, focused on the teachings of L. Ron Hubbard.
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- n. a new religion founded by L. Ron Hubbard in 1955 and characterized by a belief in the power of a person's spirit to clear itself of past painful experiences through self-knowledge and spiritual fulfillment
From the Latin stem scientia ("knowledge"), from scio ("I know") + -logy ("study of"). (Wiktionary)