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Byzantinism

[biz-uh n-tee-niz-uh m, -tahy-, bahy-zuh n-, bih-zan-tuh-] /ˈbɪz ən tiˌnɪz əm, -taɪ-, ˈbaɪ zən-, bɪˈzæn tə-/
noun, Eastern Church
1.
caesaropapism, especially before the Great Schism of 1054.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; Byzantine + -ism
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