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  • n. The study of the lives and works (especially the writings) of the Church Fathers

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as patristics.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the study of the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Church Fathers
  • n. the writings of the early Church Fathers

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