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Teresian

[tuh-ree-zhuh n] /təˈri ʒən/
noun
1.
a member of the reformed order of barefooted Carmelites, founded in Spain in 1562.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to St. Theresa or the Teresians.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; Saint Teres(a) + -ian
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