Car*thu"sian (?), n. [LL. Cartusianus, Cartusiensis, from the town of Chartreuse, in France.] Eccl. Hist.

A member of an exceeding austere religious order, founded at Chartreuse in France by St. Bruno, in the year 1086.


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Car*thu"sian, a.

Pertaining to the Carthusian.


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