resurrectionism

[rez-uh-rek-shuh-niz-uh m]

Origin of resurrectionism

First recorded in 1855–60; resurrection + -ism
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British Dictionary definitions for resurrectionism

resurrectionism

noun
  1. belief that men will rise again from the dead, esp the Christian doctrine of the Resurrection of Christ and of all mankind at the Last Judgment
  2. facetious (formerly) body snatching
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