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1. The practice of proselytizing.
2. The state of being a proselyte.
pros′e·lyt′i·cal (-lĭt′ĭ-kəl) adj.
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(ˈprɒs ə lɪˌtɪz əm, -laɪ-)
1. the act or fact of becoming a proselyte; conversion.
2. the state or condition of a proselyte.
pros`e•lyt′i•cal (-ˈlɪt ɪ kəl) adj.
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1. the act of becoming or the condition of being a convert to an opinion, political party, or religious group.
2. an active policy of inviting or persuading converts, especially to a religious position. — proselyte, n. — proselyter, proselytist, n. — proselytize, v. — proselytistic, adj.
See also: Convert
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|Noun||1.||proselytism – the practice of proselytizing|
|2.||proselytism – the state of being a proselyte; spiritual rebirth resulting from the zeal of crusading advocacy of the gospel|
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