antipapism

papism

[pey-piz-uhm]
noun Usually Disparaging.
Roman Catholicism.

Origin:
1540–50; < Middle French papisme. See pope, -ism

antipapism, noun
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papism

noun
1. the beliefs and practices of the Catholic Church based in Rome [syn: Romanism
2. offensive terms for the practices and rituals of the Roman Catholic Church [syn: popery
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