Synonyms for catharism
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- 1. Albigensianism, Catharism, Christianity, Christian religion, heresy, unorthodoxy
- usage: a Christian movement considered to be a medieval descendant of Manichaeism in southern France in the 12th and 13th centuries; characterized by dualism (asserted the coexistence of two mutually opposed principles, one good and one evil); was exterminated for heresy during the Inquisition