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Theodosian

[thee-uh-doh-shuh n, -shee-uh n] /ˌθi əˈdoʊ ʃən, -ʃi ən/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Theodosius I, who made Christianity the official state religion of the Roman Empire.
2.
of or pertaining to Theodosius II, who issued the earliest collection of the imperial laws (Theodosian Code)
Origin
1755-1765
1755-65; Theodosi(us) + -an
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