One of a sect of visionaries, just who, professing to imitate their state of Adam, discarded the usage of clothe themselves in their particular assemblies.
certainly one of mankind; one of several people considered as descended from Adam.
among that element of humanity more especially thought to be the offspring of Adam, in contradistinction to a supposed older race, called Preadamites.
One of a sect which originated from the north of Africa within the second century, and pretended having achieved towards primitive innocence of Adam.
A mineral happening in small yellow or green crystals plus mammillary teams; a hydrous arseniate of zinc, isomorphous with olivenite: present in Chili, and at Laurium in Greece. Also referred to as adamine.
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...