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Arminianism

[ahr-min-ee-uh-niz-uh m] /ɑrˈmɪn i əˌnɪz əm/
noun, Theology.
1.
the doctrinal teachings of Jacobus Arminius or his followers, especially the doctrine that Christ died for all people and not only for the elect.
Compare Calvinism (def 1).
Origin of Arminianism
1610-1620
1610-20; J. Armini(us) + -an + -ism
Related forms
Arminian, adjective, noun
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