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Webster's Dictionary 1828

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Artotyrite


AR'TOTYRITE, noun [Gr. bread, and cheese.]

One of a sect of heretics, in the primitive church, who celebrated the eucharist with bread and cheese, alleging that the first oblations of men were not only the fruit of the earth, but of their flocks. They admitted females to the priesthood and episcopacy.