Dominican order

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Noun1.Dominican order - a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century
monastic order, order - a group of person living under a religious rule; "the order of Saint Benedict"
Black Friar, Blackfriar, Dominican, friar preacher - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order
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O'Meara and Philibert persuasively argue that few of these tributaries were as significant and fertile as the theological milieu in France created by the Friars Preachers.