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  • n. A member of the Paulicianism movement.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a sect of Christian dualists originating in Armenia in the seventh century. They rejected the Old Testament and the part of the New.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A member of a sect, probably founded by Constantine of Syria during the latter half of the seventh century, which held the dualistic doctrine that all matter was evil, believed that Christ, having a purely ethereal body, suffered only in appearance, and rejected the authority of the Old Testament and religious ordinances and ceremonies.


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