Plotinist

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Plotinist (plural Plotinists)

  1. (historical) A disciple of Plotinus, a celebrated Platonic philosopher of the third century, who taught that the human soul emanates from the divine Being, to whom it is reunited at death.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for Plotinist in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)