from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In the Roman Catholic Church, a member of a society founded in Italy by one Baccanari after the suppression of the Jesuits in 1773, with the object of restoring that order under a new name and form. The society was merged in the reëstablished order of Jesuits in 1814.
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