Eirenicon - definition of eirenicon by The Free Dictionary
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eirenicon (aɪˈriːnɪˌkɒn) or
(Rhetoric) a proposition that attempts to harmonize conflicting viewpoints
[C19: from Greek, from eirēnikos of or concerning peace, from eirēnē peace]
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Chapman dilates minutely upon the various editions of Pusey's Eirenicon
When he took to the podium, he thanked the organisers of the debate, Eirenicon
Africa, and made it clear that he had not come with any major prescription for Africa's many economic challenges, but rather was there to challenge the young audience to "be more ambitious for Africa".
on his Recent Eirenicon
(New York: Lawrence Kehoe, 1866) 18-36.
18 An eirenicon
is a proposal meant to achieve what?
(1865) pointed out that "the vast system as to the Blessed Virgin" was "the special 'crux' of the Roman Church" blocking any chance of reunion with Anglicanism.