(Theology) Christian theol the doctrine that at the birth of each individual a pre-existing soul is implanted in his or her body, to remain there for the duration of his or her earthly life
inˈfusionist n, adj
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the doctrine or belief that the soul enters the body by divine infu-sion at conception or birth.See also: Soul
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