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The·re·saor Te·re·sa (tə-rē′sə, -zə, -rā′-), Saint Known as "Theresa of Ávila." 1515-1582.
Spanish nun and mystical writer who founded the reformed order of Carmelites (1562). Her works include The Way of Perfection, published posthumously.
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or Te•re•sa(təˈri sə, -zə, -ˈreɪ sə)
Saint, 1515–82, Spanish Carmelite mystic.Also called There′sa of A′vi•la (ˈɑ vi lə)
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|Noun||1.||Theresa - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997)|
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