Definition of stercoranist
: one who holds that the consecrated elements in the Eucharist are subject to natural processes (as of digestion)
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Origin and Etymology of stercoranist
stercoranist from Medieval Latin stercoranista, from stercoran- (irregular from Latin stercor-, stercus excrement) + Latin -ista -ist; stercorarian from Latin stercorarius stercoral + English -an
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