Intrusionist In*tru"sion*ist, n. One who intrudes; especially, one who favors the appointment of a clergyman to a parish, by a patron, against the wishes of the parishioners. [1913 Webster]

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  • intrusionist — intruˈsionist noun A person who intrudes, esp of those who, before the Scottish Disruption of 1843, refused a parish the right of objecting to the settlement of an obnoxious minister by a patron • • • Main Entry: ↑intrude …   Useful english dictionary

  • non-intrusionist — non intruˈsionist noun and adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑non …   Useful english dictionary

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