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 (pyo͞o′zē-ĭz′əm, pyo͞o′sē-)

[After Edward Bouverie Pusey.]

Pu′sey·ite′ (-īt′) n.
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No Puseyite,[1] or conservative of any school, was ever more inflexibly attached to time-honored inconveniences than Dinah.
Deathly afraid of Roman Catholic resurgence and of the Puseyite party in the Church of England, supporters of the Evangelical Alliance favored pan-Protestant rapprochement and the practice of sacramental fellowship on the basis of minimal doctrinal consensus.
A fine example of an Episcopal debate over the use of the cross can be found in the pamphlet Puseyite Developments, or Notices of the New York Ecclesiologists.
Russell was troubled less by "papal aggression" per se, "insolent and insidious" as it was, than by Puseyite forces within the Church of England that were quietly restoring all manner of Roman Catholic practices to the national church and thereby leading their unwitting flocks to the edge of the precipice.