Second Adventism

noun
any Christian religion that believes the second coming of Christ is imminent
Syn: ↑Adventism
Derivationally related forms: ↑Adventist (for: ↑Adventism)
Hypernyms: ↑Christianity, ↑Christian religion
Hyponyms: ↑Seventh-Day Adventism

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