A diagram showing the relationship between the definitions of weak/strong and implicit/explicit atheism.
Atheism is not a disbelief in gods or a denial of gods; it is a lack of belief in gods.
There are two in-use
a : a disbelief in the existence of deity. b : the doctrine that there is no deity. See
Disbelief in or denial of the existence of God or gods. [French athéisme, from
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Disbelief or lack of belief in the existence of God or gods.
Apr 2, 2009