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[uh-key-zhuh-nl-iz-uh m] /əˈkeɪ ʒə nlˌɪz əm/

noun, Philosophy.
a theory that there is no natural interaction between mind and matter, but that God makes mental events correspond to physical perceptions and actions.
the post-Cartesian theory that the seeming interconnection of mind and matter is effected by God


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