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Formosus

[fawr-moh-suh s] /fɔrˈmoʊ səs/
noun
1.
a.d. c816–896, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 891–896.
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pope from 891 to 896, whose posthumous trial is one of the most bizarre incidents in papal history.

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