Concision - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Concision

[ 1,,G2699, katatome ]
lit., a cutting off" (kata, "down," temno, "to cut"), "a mutilation," is a term found in Philippians 3:2, there used by the Apostle, by a paranomasia, contemptuously, for the Jewish circumcision with its Judaistic influence, in contrast to the true spiritual circumcision.

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