Jesuitism: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: ( jezh'-i-tiz"um, jez'-, jez'y-), [key]
— n.
  1. the system, principles, or practices of the Jesuits.
  2. (often l.c.) a principle or practice, as casuistry, equivocation, or craft, ascribed to the Jesuits by their opponents.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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