Definitions

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  • n. The support or promotion of ignorance.
  • n. An ignorant belief or utterance; a solecism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The spirit of those who extol the advantage of ignorance; obscurantism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as obscurantism.

Etymologies

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ignorant +‎ -ism

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