- The doctrine of the oneness and unity of reality, despite the appearance of diversity in the world.
Etymology: The word was coined by German philosopher w:Baron Christian von Wolff, Baron Christian von Wolff and first used in English in w:1862, 1862, from Modern Latin monismus, from Greek monos alone.
- German: Monismus
- Italian: monismo(it)m
- Spanish: monismo(es)m
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