consubstantiate

consubstantiate

[kon-suhb-stan-shee-eyt]
verb (used without object), consubstantiated, consubstantiating.
1.
to profess the doctrine of consubstantiation.
2.
to become united in one common substance or nature.
verb (used with object), consubstantiated, consubstantiating.
3.
to unite in one common substance or nature.
4.
to regard as so united.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Neo-Latin consubstantiātus (past participle of consubstantiāre), equivalent to con- con- + substanti(a) substance + -ātus -ate1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To consubstantiate
Collins
World English Dictionary
consubstantiate (ˌkɒnsəbˈstænʃɪˌeɪt)
 
vb
(intr) Christian theol (of the Eucharistic bread and wine and Christ's body and blood) to undergo consubstantiation

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;