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Svetambara

[shve-tahm-ber-uh] /ʃvɛˈtɑm bər ə/
noun
1.
one of the two principal Jain sects, whose members wear white and believe that women can attain salvation.
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Origin
< Sanskrit śvetāmbara white-clad
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