Christian Science

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Definition of Christian Science

: a religion founded by Mary Baker Eddy in 1866 that was organized under the official name of the Church of Christ, Scientist, that derives its teachings from the Scriptures as understood by its adherents, and that includes a practice of spiritual healing

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Christian Scientist noun

First Known Use of Christian Science

circa 1867, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Christian Science was circa 1867

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“Christian Science.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Christian%20Science. Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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