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Antipope

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Noun

1. antipope

someone who is elected pope in opposition to another person who is held to be canonically elected

Example Sentences:
'the antipopes resided in Avignon during the Great Schism'

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Antipope

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noun
a rival pope elected in opposition to one who has been canonically chosen

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Antipope

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noun
a pope set up against the one chosen by church laws, as in a schism

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Antipope

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n.
A person claiming to be or elected pope in opposition to the one chosen by church law, as during a schism.

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