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Definition 1: a group of person living under a religious rule - [noun denoting group]

Samples where monastic order or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the order of Saint Benedict

Synonyms for monastic order in the sense of this definition

(monastic order is a kind of ...) a subdivision of a larger religious group

(... is a kind of monastic order ) any of several monastic orders observing a rule derived from the writings of St. Augustine

(... is a kind of monastic order ) a Roman Catholic monastic order founded in the 6th century; noted for liturgical worship and for scholarly activities

(... is a kind of monastic order ) a Roman Catholic mendicant order founded in the 12th century

(... is a kind of monastic order ) an austere contemplative Roman Catholic order founded by St. Bruno in 1084

(... is a kind of monastic order ) a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century

(... is a kind of monastic order ) a Roman Catholic order founded by Saint Francis of Assisi in the 13th century

(... is a kind of monastic order ) a Roman Catholic order founded by Saint Ignatius of Loyola in 1534 to defend Catholicism against the Reformation and to do missionary work among the heathen; it is strongly committed to education and scholarship

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