postconciliar

[ pohst-kuh n-sil-ee-er ]
/ ˌpoʊst kənˈsɪl i ər /

adjective

occurring or continuing after the Vatican ecumenical council of 1962–65.

Nearby words

  1. postcoitus,
  2. postcolonial,
  3. postcomm,
  4. postcommissurotomy syndrome,
  5. postcommunion,
  6. postconsonantal,
  7. postconsumer,
  8. postcordial,
  9. postcostal anastomosis,
  10. postcranial

Origin of postconciliar

First recorded in 1965–70; post- + conciliar

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