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Agnosticism

atheism

Agnosticism, doctrine that one cannot know about things beyond the realm of one's experience, in particular about God. Unlike atheism, which is a rejection of divine order, agnosticism is a skeptical holding back of judgment in the absence of proof.

See also: Atheism.

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