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Sulpician

[suhl-pish-uh n] /sʌlˈpɪʃ ən/
noun, Roman Catholic Church
1.
a member of a society of secular priests founded in France in 1642, engaged chiefly in training men to teach in seminaries.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; < French sulpicien, after la Campagnie de Saint Sulpice the Society of St. Sulpice, named after the church where its founder was pastor; see -ian
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