Ho`mo*ou"si*an (?), n. [Gr. ; the same + being, essence, substance.] Eccl. Hist.

One of those, in the 4th century, who accepted the Nicene creed, and maintained that the Son had the same essence or substance with the Father; -- opposed to homoiousian.


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Ho`mo*ou"si*an, a.

Of or pertaining to the Homoousians, or to the doctrines they held.


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