sabbatism

Sabbatism

Sab"ba*tism\, n. [L. sabbatismus, Gr. ?, fr. ? to keep the Sabbath: cf. F. sabbatisme. See Sabbath.] Intermission of labor, as upon the Sabbath; rest. --Dr. H. More.
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