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The under-valuing celibacy, the not possessing religious orders, seems a system of christianity without the cross.

This under-valuing of the one-half of life has lost to society the service of a strong unsubjugated motherhood.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, "to rate as inferior in value" (to), from under + value (v.). Sense of "to estimate or esteem too low" is recorded from 1610s. Meaning "to rate at too low a monetary value" is attested from 1620s.

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