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- n. a schism in the Roman church in the latter part of the 14th century, on account of rival claimants to the papal throne.
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- n. the period from 1378 to 1417 during which there were two papacies in the Roman Catholic Church, one in Rome and one in Avignon
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Christendom on their country, was also the century during which, on the morrow of the Great Schism and of the Councils of Basle and of