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Manichean, Manichaean  adj.  Of or pertaining to the Manichaeans.

Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48

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"Manichean" Quotes from Famous Books

... are those of the critic, and not those of the inquisitor, we will not stop to inquire how far the slightly Manichean doctrine implied in the concluding remark of M. Huc is received as orthodox by the Gallican Church; but, as a general observation, we may say, that there seems no reason why, with such a method of accounting for miracles, any should be ...
— The International Monthly, Volume 5, No. 3, March, 1852 • Various

... confession the books of certain Platonic philosophers (Libri quorundam Platonicorum) commenced the rescue of St. Augustine's faith from the same error, aggravated by the far darker accompaniment of the Manichean heresy." ...
— The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1838 • James Gillman

Words linked to "Manichean" :   disciple, adherent

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