Parasynaxis Par`a*syn*ax"is, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, from ? to assemble illegally or secretly.] (Civil Law) An unlawful meeting. [1913 Webster]

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  • PARASYNAGOGA — Graece Παρασυναγωγὴ, species quaedam schismatis, sed sine haeresi, illegitimum conventum notat, et frequenter occurrit apud Patres. Eam ab haeresi et schismate sic distinguit Basilius M. Ep. 1. Canon. ad Amphilochium c. 1. ut Haereses quidem esse …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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