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Probabilism

Probabilism. A moral theory conceding to the individual the right to act in accordance with a probable opinion about the rectitude of that act, even though there may be a more probable opinion, apparently supported by law, against the action. The theory which insists that the more probable opinion must be followed is probabiliorism (Lat., probabilior, ‘more probable’).

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Equiprobabilism

Equiprobabilism (ethical choice where more than one possibility obtains): see LIGUORI, ALPHONSUS.

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