pedobaptism

[ ped-doh-bap-tiz-uh m or, esp. British, pee-doh- ]
/ ˌpɛd doʊˈbæp tɪz əm or, esp. British, ˌpi doʊ- /

noun

the baptism of infants.

Origin of pedobaptism

First recorded in 1630–40; pedo-1 + baptism
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