order of Saint Benedict

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Noun1.order of Saint Benedict - a Roman Catholic monastic order founded in the 6th centuryorder of Saint Benedict - a Roman Catholic monastic order founded in the 6th century; noted for liturgical worship and for scholarly activities
monastic order, order - a group of person living under a religious rule; "the order of Saint Benedict"
Benedictine - a monk or nun belonging to the order founded by Saint Benedict
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Frances of Rome (1384-1440) founded the Collatines (Oblates of Torde'Specchi) in 1425 while her husband was still alive.