Pronunciation: (nē"ō-kun-fyOO'shun), [key]
of or pertaining to an eclectic philosophical movement of the 12th to the 16th centuries, incorporating Taoist and Buddhist elements with an adaptation of Confucianism.
an advocate or follower of neo-Confucianism. Also called neo-Ju.
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