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Arminianism

[ ahr-min-ee-uh-niz-uhm ]
/ ɑrˈmɪn i əˌnɪz əm /
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noun Theology.

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).

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Origin of Arminianism

1610–20; J. Armini(us) + -an + -ism
Ar·min·i·an, adjective, noun
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