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catholicity

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noun, cath·o·lic·i·ty \ˌka-thə-ˈli-sə-tē, ˌkath-ˈli-\

Definition of catholicity

plural catholicities

  1. 1 capitalized :  the character of being in conformity with a Catholic church

  2. 2 a :  liberality of sentiments or views <catholicity of viewpoint — W. V. O'Connor> b :  universality c :  comprehensive range <catholicity of topics>



1704

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1704


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