"lamaism" Definition

  1. n. A modified form of Buddhism which prevails in Thibet, Mongolia, and some adjacent parts of Asia; -- so called from the name of its priests. See 2d Lama.

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Position in dictionary: 55723 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "lamaism": 1
Words that end with "lamaism": 1
Words that contain "lamaism": 1
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