neo-confucianist

\\“+\ noun (-s)
Usage: often capitalized N & usually capitalized C
Etymology: ne- + confucian + -ist
: an adherent or advocate of neo-Confucianism

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/nee'oh keuhn fyooh"sheuh nist/, adj.
1. of or pertaining to neo-Confucians or neo-Confucianism.
n.
2. neo-Confucian (def. 2).

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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