Catholicity

  • 1 Catholicity — Cath o*lic i*ty, n. 1. The state or quality of being catholic; universality. [1913 Webster] 2. Liberality of sentiments; catholicism. [1913 Webster] 3. Adherence or conformity to the system of doctrine held by all parts of the orthodox Christian… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 catholicity — index disinterest (lack of prejudice) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Catholicity — 1830, from CATHOLIC (Cf. Catholic) + ITY (Cf. ity) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 catholicity — [kath΄ə lis′i tē] n. 1. the quality or state of being catholic, as in taste, sympathy, or understanding; liberality, as of ideas 2. comprehensive quality; universality 3. [C ] Catholicism …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 catholicity — noun (plural ties) Date: 1704 1. capitalized the character of being in conformity with a Catholic church 2. a. liberality of sentiments or views < catholicity of viewpoint W. V. O Connor > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 catholicity — catholic ► ADJECTIVE 1) including a wide variety of things: catholic tastes. 2) (Catholic) Roman Catholic. 3) (Catholic) of or including all Christians. ► NOUN (Catholic) ▪ a Roman Catholic …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 catholicity — /kath euh lis i tee/, n. 1. broad mindedness or liberality, as of tastes, interests, or views. 2. universality; general inclusiveness. 3. (cap.) the Roman Catholic Church, or its doctrines and usages. [1820 30; CATHOLIC + ITY] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 catholicity — noun a) The quality of being catholic, universal or inclusive b) Catholicism …

    Wiktionary

  • 9 catholicity — cath·o·lic·ity || ‚kæθəʊ lɪsÉ™tɪ n. broad mindedness …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 catholicity — n. 1. Universality, generality, world wideness. 2. Liberality, tolerance, largeness of mind, freedom from prejudice, bigotry, or narrowness, generosity …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 11 catholicity — cath·o·lic·i·ty …

    English syllables

  • 12 catholicity —  Кафоличность …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 13 catholicity — cath•o•lic•i•ty [[t]ˌkæθ əˈlɪs ɪ ti[/t]] n. 1) broad mindedness, as of tastes, interests, or views 2) universality 3) rel (cap.) the Roman Catholic Church, or its doctrines and usages • Etymology: 1820–30 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14 catholicity — /kæθəˈlɪsəti/ (say kathuh lisuhtee) noun the quality of being catholic; universality; broad mindedness. Also, catholicism …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 catholicity —    This term (from the Greek katholikos, meaning universal or according to the whole ) refers to the organic relationship between churches: the local parish is connected to a diocese, whose bishop is in communion with the Pope. (See CCC 832 835) …

    Glossary of theological terms

  • 16 catholicity — noun the quality of being universal; existing everywhere • Syn: ↑universality • Derivationally related forms: ↑catholic, ↑universal (for: ↑universality) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 Catholicity — noun the beliefs and practices of a Catholic Church • Syn: ↑Catholicism • Derivationally related forms: ↑Catholic (for: ↑Catholicism), ↑catholicize (for: ↑Catholicism) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 Catholicity in Canada —     Catholicity in Canada     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Catholicity in Canada     The subject will be treated under three headings:     I. Period of French domination, from the discovery of Canada to the Treaty of Paris, in 1763;     II. Period… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 19 Canada, Catholicity in — • Treated under three headings: I. Period of French domination, from the discovery of Canada to the Treaty of Paris, in 1763; II. Period of British rule, from 1763 to the present day; III. Present conditions Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight.… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 20 Roman Catholicity — …

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