Definitions

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  • n. One who acknowledges no head or superior - Dr. Gauden

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who acknowledges no head or superior.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who acknowledges no head or superior; specifically, in ecclesiastical history, one of the Acephali.

Etymologies

acephal + -ist (Wiktionary)

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