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consubstantial

[kon-suh b-stan-shuh l] /ˌkɒn səbˈstæn ʃəl/
adjective
1.
of one and the same substance, essence, or nature.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Late Latin consubstantiālis, equivalent to con- con- + substanti(a) substance + -ālis -al1
Related forms
consubstantialism, noun
consubstantialist, noun
consubstantiality, noun
consubstantially, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for consubstantialist

consubstantial

/ˌkɒnsəbˈstænʃəl/
adjective
1.
(Christian theol) (esp of the three persons of the Trinity) regarded as identical in substance or essence though different in aspect
Derived Forms
consubstantiality, noun
consubstantially, adverb
Word Origin
C15: from Church Latin consubstāntiālis, from Latin com- + substantiasubstance
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Word Origin and History for consubstantialist

consubstantial

adj.

late 15c., a term in the theology of the trinity, from Church Latin consubstantialis, from com- "with" (see com-) + substantia (see substance). In general use from 1570s. Related: Consubstantiality.

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