Curialistic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Curialistic Pertaining to a court.
    • Curialistic Relating or belonging to the ultramontane party in the Latin Church.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • curialistic Pertaining to or of the nature of curialism.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L.curialis, belonging to the imperial court, fr. curia, LL., also, counselors and retinue of a king

Usage

In literature:

They began to see that the Church must rid herself of the curialistic chains, and resort to a General Council.
"History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science" by John William Draper
But even the curialistic theory met everywhere with opposition.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 3" by Various
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