Vaticanism

Vat·i·can·ism

 (văt′ĭ-kə-nĭz′əm)
n.
The policies and authority of the papacy.

Vaticanism

(ˈvætɪkəˌnɪzəm)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) often derogatory the authority and policies of the Pope and the papal curia, esp with regard to papal infallibility

Vaticanism

the doctrine or advocacy of papal supremacy. — Vaticanist, n.
See also: Catholicism
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Gladstone, Vaticanism: An Answer to Replies and Reproofs (London: John Murray, 1875) 99.
Many women demand improved sexual encounters; it is accepted that pleasure transcends all ages and that the once-pervasive influence of "vaticanism" on the individual is diminishing.