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schismatic

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noun schis·mat·ic \siz-ˈma-tik, ski-\

Definition of schismatic

  1. :  one who creates or takes part in schism



14th Century

First Known Use of schismatic

14th century


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schismatic

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adjective schis·mat·ic \-ti-kəl\

Definition of schismatic

  1. :  of, relating to, or guilty of schism

schismatically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


15th Century

First Known Use of schismatic

15th century

Variants of schismatic

also

schismatical


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