Pronunciation: (mē"dē-ē'vu-liz"um, med"ē-, mid"ē-, mid-ē'vu-), [key]
1. the spirit, practices, or methods of the Middle Ages.
2. devotion to or adoption of medieval ideals or practices.
3. a medieval belief, practice, or the like. Also,mediaevalism.
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