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  • Donatistic — Don a*tis tic, a. Pertaining to Donatism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • donatistic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|tistik adjective Usage: usually capitalized : of or referring to Donatists or Donatism * * * dōnatisˈtic or donatisˈtical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑Donatist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Donatist — Donatism, n. Donatistic, Donatistical, adj. /don euh tist, doh neuh /, n. a member of a Christian sect that developed in northern Africa in A.D. 311 and maintained that it alone constituted the whole and only true church and that baptisms and… …   Universalium

  • Protestantism — /prot euh steuhn tiz euhm/, n. 1. the religion of Protestants. 2. the Protestant churches collectively. 3. adherence to Protestant principles. [1640 50; PROTESTANT + ISM] * * * One of the three major branches of Christianity, originating in the… …   Universalium

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