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tritheism

[trahy-thee-iz-uh m] /ˈtraɪ θiˌɪz əm/
noun, Theology
1.
belief in three Gods, especially in the doctrine that the three persons of the Trinity (Father, Son, and Holy Ghost) are three distinct Gods, each an independent center of consciousness and determination.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; tri- + theism
Related forms
tritheist, noun, adjective
tritheistic, tritheistical, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for tritheism

tritheism

/ˈtraɪθɪˌɪzəm/
noun
1.
(theol) belief in three gods, esp in the Trinity as consisting of three distinct gods
Derived Forms
tritheist, noun, adjective
tritheistic, tritheistical, adjective
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