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Husor Huss (hŭs, ho͝os), Jan or John 1372?-1415.
Czech religious reformer who was excommunicated (1410) for attacking the corruption of the clergy. His De Ecclesia questioned the authority and infallibility of the Catholic Church.
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(Biography) Jan (jan). the Czech name of John Huss. See Huss
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Jan (yɑn) 1369?–1415, Czech religious reformer and martyr.
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|Noun||1.||Hus - Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation; he questioned the infallibility of the Catholic Church was excommunicated (1409) for attacking the corruption of the clergy; he was burned at the stake (1372-1415)|
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