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papistical

[ pey-pis-ti-kuhl, puh- ]
/ peɪˈpɪs tɪ kəl, pə- /
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adjective Disparaging.

of or relating to the Roman Catholic Church.

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Also pa·pis·tic [pey-pis-tik, puh-] /peɪˈpɪs tɪk, pə-/ .

Origin of papistical

1530–40; probably <Middle French papistique (see papist, -ic) + -al1

historical usage of papistical

See papist.

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