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Find accurate definitions of over 5,000 Catholic terms and phrases (including abbreviations). Based on Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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Avarice or greed. It stresses the intensity and compelling nature of the desire for wealth or possessions. (Etym. Latin cupiditas, greediness, desire, covetousness; Cupid, god of love.)

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