Definition of Miaphysite in US English:

Miaphysite

adjective

Church History
  • Of or relating to the doctrine that in the person of Jesus there is either a single divine nature, or one inseparable nature, partly divine, and partly (subordinately) human; designating a Church professing this doctrine, or a person belonging to such a Church; = "Monophysite".

noun

Church History
  • A person who holds that in the person of Jesus there is either a single divine nature, or one inseparable nature, partly divine, and partly (subordinately) human; = "Monophysite".

Origin

1990s. From ancient Greek μία (feminine) one + English -physite, after German miaphysitisch, adjective, Miaphysit, noun.