HyperDic: carthusian_order

English > 1 sense of the expression Carthusian order:
NOUNgroupCarthusian orderan austere contemplative Roman Catholic order founded by St. Bruno in 1084
English > Carthusian order: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningAn austere contemplative Roman Catholic order founded by St. Bruno in 1084.
MembersCarthusianA member of the Carthusian order
Broaderorder, monastic orderA group of person living under a religious rule
AdjectivesCarthusianof or relating to the Carthusian order

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