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The religious doctrines of John Calvin, emphasizing the omnipotence of God and the salvation of the elect by God's grace alone.
Cal′vin·ist adj. & n.
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|Noun||1.||Calvinist - an adherent of the theological doctrines of John Calvin|
Huguenot - a French Calvinist of the 16th or 17th centuries
necessitarian - someone who does not believe the doctrine of free will
|Adj.||1.||Calvinist - of or relating to or characteristic of Calvinism or its adherents|
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adj [doctrine, tradition, background] → calviniste
n (= person) → calviniste mf
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