Meaning of ADULLAMITE in English


əˈdələˌmīt noun

( -s )

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: ( Cave of ) Adullam + English -ite — more at cave of adullam

: one of a small group of seceders from a particular political or intellectual position ; especially : one who withdraws to join with others in forming a new group

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