from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The doctrines taught by Luther or held by the Lutheran Church.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The principles of the Reformation as represented by Luther; the doctrines and ecclesiastical system of the Lutheran Church.
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- n. teachings of Martin Luther emphasizing the cardinal doctrine of justification by faith alone
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Henry was hardly embracing lutheranism at that point!
Examples can be seen in the areas of music (pop, rock, hip hop), sports (of which football and handball are the most widely-practiced) and religion (lutheranism has been prevalent since it was imposed by missionaries in 1721).