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Tractarian

[ trak-tair-ee-uhn ]
/ trækˈtɛər i ən /
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noun
one of the supporters of Tractarianism; a supporter of the Oxford movement.
adjective
of or relating to Tractarianism or Tractarians.
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Origin of Tractarian

First recorded in 1815–25; tract2 + -arian
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