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- n. The belief that man is fated to do what is almost certainly correct.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The doctrine of the probabiliorists.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Roman Catholic theology, the doctrine that it is lawful to act in a certain manner only when there is a more probable opinion in favor of such action than against it, so that when there are two equally probable opinions, one for and the other against liberty of action, it is not lawful to accept the former opinion and follow one's inclinations. See probabilism, probabilist.
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