[ kon-suh b-stan-shee-eyt ]
/ ˌkɒn səbˈstæn ʃiˌeɪt /
verb (used without object), con·sub·stan·ti·at·ed, con·sub·stan·ti·at·ing.
to profess the doctrine of consubstantiation.
to become united in one common substance or nature.
verb (used with object), con·sub·stan·ti·at·ed, con·sub·stan·ti·at·ing.
to unite in one common substance or nature.
to regard as so united.
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Words nearby consubstantiate
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British Dictionary definitions for consubstantiate
/ (ˌkɒnsəbˈstænʃɪˌeɪt) /
(intr) Christian theol (of the Eucharistic bread and wine and Christ's body and blood) to undergo consubstantiation
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