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millenarianism

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noun mil·le·nar·i·an·ism \-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of millenarianism

  1. 1 :  belief in the millennium of Christian prophecy

  2. 2 :  belief in a coming ideal society and especially one created by revolutionary action



1829

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1829


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