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  1. Jansenist(noun)

    an advocate of Jansenism

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  1. Jansenist(Noun)

    An advocate of Jansenism

  2. Jansenist(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Jansenism

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  1. Jansenist(noun)

    a follower of Cornelius Jansen, a Roman Catholic bishop of Ypres, in Flanders, in the 17th century, who taught certain doctrines denying free will and the possibility of resisting divine grace

  2. Origin: [F. Jansniste.]

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