from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Eck, Johann 1486-1543. German Roman Catholic theologian who opposed the reforms of Martin Luther and procured from Rome the papal bull that declared Luther a heretic (1520).
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- n. a German Roman Catholic theologian who was an indefatigable opponent of Martin Luther (1486-1543)
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