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receptionism

[ri-sep-shuh-niz-uh m] /rɪˈsɛp ʃəˌnɪz əm/
noun, Theology.
1.
the doctrine that in the communion service the communicant receives the body and blood of Christ but that the bread and wine are not transubstantiated.
Origin of receptionism
1895-1900
1895-1900; reception + -ism
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