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Tridentine

[trahy-den-tin, -tahyn, -teen] /traɪˈdɛn tɪn, -taɪn, -tin/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the city of Trent.
2.
of or pertaining to the Council of Trent.
3.
conforming to the decrees and doctrines of the Council of Trent.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; < Medieval Latin Tridentīnus, adj. use of Latin Tridentīnus area of the Rhaetian Alps around Tridentum; see -ine1
Related forms
post-Tridentine, adjective
pre-Tridentine, adjective
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Tridentine

/traɪˈdɛntaɪn/
adjective
1.
(history)
  1. of or relating to the Council of Trent
  2. in accord with Tridentine doctrine
noun
2.
an orthodox Roman Catholic
Word Origin
C16: from Medieval Latin Tridentīnus, from TridentumTrent
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