[biz-uh n-tee-niz-uh m, -tahy-, bahy-zuh n-, bih-zan-tuh-]
noun Eastern Church.
caesaropapism, especially before the Great Schism of 1054.
Origin of Byzantinism
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In France since that date, liberalism, anarchy, and Byzantinism have held alternate sway.