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Definition 1: the second ecumenical council in 381 which added wording about the Holy Spirit to the Nicene Creed - [noun denoting group]

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(constantinople is a kind of ...) (early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline

"the first seven councils through 787 are considered to be ecumenical councils by both the Roman Catholic church and the Eastern Orthodox church but the next fourteen councils are considered ecumenical only by the Roman Catholic church"

Definition 2: the fifth ecumenical council in 553 which held Origen's writings to be heretic - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for constantinople in the sense of this definition

(constantinople is a kind of ...) (early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline

"the first seven councils through 787 are considered to be ecumenical councils by both the Roman Catholic church and the Eastern Orthodox church but the next fourteen councils are considered ecumenical only by the Roman Catholic church"

Definition 3: the sixth ecumenical council in 680-681 which condemned Monothelitism by defining two wills in Christ, divine and human - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for constantinople in the sense of this definition

(constantinople is a kind of ...) (early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline

"the first seven councils through 787 are considered to be ecumenical councils by both the Roman Catholic church and the Eastern Orthodox church but the next fourteen councils are considered ecumenical only by the Roman Catholic church"

Definition 4: the council in 869 that condemned Photius who had become the patriarch of Constantinople without approval from the Vatican, thereby precipitating the schism between the eastern and western churches - [noun denoting group]

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(constantinople is a kind of ...) (Christianity) an assembly of theologians and bishops and other representatives of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine

Definition 5: the largest city and former capital of Turkey; rebuilt on the site of ancient Byzantium by Constantine I in the fourth century; renamed Constantinople by Constantine who made it the capital of the Byzantine Empire; now the seat of the Eastern Orthodox Church - [noun denoting location]

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(constantinople is an instance of ...) a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts

"Ancient Troy was a great city"

(constantinople is a part of ...) a suspension bridge across the Bosporus at Istanbul

(constantinople is a part of ...) a 6th century masterpiece of Byzantine architecture in Istanbul; built as a Christian church, converted to a mosque in 1453, and made into a museum in the middle of the 20th century

(constantinople is a part of ...) a former town on the Bosporus (now part of Istanbul); site of the Council of Chalcedon

(... is part of constantinople) a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923

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