Zelotypia

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Zelotypia zel-ō-tip′i-a morbid zeal in the prosecution of any project or cause.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. zēlotypia, jealousy, zēlos, zeal, typtein, to strike.

Usage

In literature:

Nomen zelotypiae apud istos locum non habet, lib.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
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