adjective see Monophysite

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  • Monophysitic — See Monophysite. * * * …   Universalium

  • monophysitic — adjective Of or pertaining to monophysitism …   Wiktionary

  • monophysitic — mo·noph·y·sit·ic …   English syllables

  • Monophysitic — adjective of or relating to Monophysitism • Syn: ↑Monophysite • Pertains to noun: ↑Monophysitism, ↑Monophysitism (for: ↑Monophysite) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monophysite — Monophysitic /meuh nof euh sit ik/, adj. Monophysitism, Monophysism, n. /meuh nof euh suyt /, n. Theol. a person who maintains that Christ has one nature, partly divine and partly human. Cf. Dyophysite. [1690 1700; < LL monophysita < LGk… …   Universalium

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  • Monophysite — noun Etymology: Medieval Latin Monophysita, from Middle Greek Monophysitēs, from Greek mon + physis nature more at physics Date: 1698 one holding the doctrine that Christ has a single inseparable nature that is at once divine and human rather… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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