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Wick·liffeor Wic·lif (wĭk′lĭf), John
See John Wycliffe.
Wyc·liffealso Wick·liffe or Wyc·lif or Wic·lif (wĭk′lĭf), John 1328?-1384.
English theologian and religious reformer. His rejection of the biblical basis of papal power and dispute with the doctrine of the transubstantiation of the host anticipated the Protestant Reformation.
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(Biography) variant spellings of (John) Wycliffe
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or Wic•lif(ˈwɪk lɪf)
John, Wycliffe, John.
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|Noun||1.||Wickliffe - English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)|
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