consubstantial

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adjective con·sub·stan·tial \ˌkän(t)-səb-ˈstan(t)-shəl\

Definition of consubstantial

  1. :  of the same substance … Three Persons in one consubstantial Godhead … — Richard Meux Benson

Origin and Etymology of consubstantial

Late Latin consubstantialis, from Latin com- + substantia substance


First Known Use: 14th century


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contemplative of or relative to the past

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