postconciliar

adjective
post·​con·​cil·​i·​ar | \ ˌpōst-ˈkən-ˈsi-lē-ər How to pronounce postconciliar (audio) \

Definition of postconciliar

: subsequent to the establishment of rules and recommendations by an ecumenical council specifically : subsequent to the Second Vatican Council postconciliar liturgy The Latin Mass Committee petitioned for the resumption of a single mass to be said in Latin in London after the postconciliar ban of 1965 … — William F. Buckley, Jr.

First Known Use of postconciliar

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Postconciliar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postconciliar. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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