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Tractarianism

[trak-tair-ee-uh-niz-uh m] /trækˈtɛər i əˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
the religious opinions and principles of the Oxford movement, especially in its early phase, given in a series of 90 papers called Tracts for the Times, published at Oxford, England, 1833–41.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; tractarian + -ism
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Tractarianism

/trækˈtɛərɪəˌnɪzəm/
noun
1.
another name for the Oxford Movement
Derived Forms
Tractarian, noun, adjective
Word Origin
after the series of tracts, Tracts for the Times, published between 1833 and 1841, in which the principles of the movement were presented
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