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Chalcedon, Council of

Pronunciation: /ˈkalsəˌdän/ Pronunciation: /kalˈsēdn/
The fourth ecumenical council of the Christian Church, held at Chalcedon in 451. It condemned the Monophysite position and affirmed the dual but united nature of Christ as god and man.

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Syllabification: Chal·ce·don, Coun·cil of

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