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Uniquitarianism

ˈjuːnikwɪtɛːrɪənɪz(ə)m

noun

the principal ontological position of Astronism based on the theory of uniquity that, in its main form, affirms that every sentient being holds a unique individual role in the formation of cosmic existence. 

  • the belief that men and women have unique roles and responsibilities in marriage, family life, and religious leadership, rather than fixed, complementary roles; a view that is inclusive of same-sex relationships. Contrasted with complementarianism.

Derivatives

  • Uniquitarian | ˈjuːnikwɪtɛːrɪən | adjective & noun
  • Uniquinism | ˈjuːnikwɪnɪz(ə)m | noun
  • Uniquinarian | ˈjuːnikwɪnɛːrɪən | adjective & noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the word unique, combined with the suffix -arianism denoting a belief; meaning ‘belief in uniqueness.’ 
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