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Premonstratensian

noun Pre·mon·stra·ten·sian \ˌprē-ˌmän(t)-strə-ˈten(t)-shən\

Definition of PREMONSTRATENSIAN

:  a member of an order of canons regular founded by St. Norbert at Prémontré near Laon, France, in 1120
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Origin of PREMONSTRATENSIAN

Medieval Latin praemonstratensis, from praemonstratensis of Prémontré, from Praemonstratus Prémontré
First Known Use: 1695

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