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Helvetic

(hɛlˈvɛtɪk)
adj
1. (Languages) Helvetian or Swiss
2. (Peoples) Helvetian or Swiss
3. (Protestantism) of or relating to the Helvetic Confessions or to Swiss Protestantism
n
(Protestantism) a Swiss Protestant or reformed Calvinist who subscribes to one of the two Helvetic Confessions (of faith) formulated in 1536 and 1566
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Hel•ve•tian

(hɛlˈvi ʃən)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the Helvetii.
n.
3. one of the Helvetii.
[1550–60]
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