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 for Augustinian
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Augustine \Au*gus"tine\, Augustinian \Au`gus*tin"i*an\, n.
     (Eccl.)
     A member of one of the religious orders called after St.
     Augustine; an Austin friar.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Augustinian \Au`gus*tin"i*an\, a.
     Of or pertaining to St. Augustine, bishop of Hippo in
     Northern Africa (b. 354 -- d. 430), or to his doctrines.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Augustinian canons, an order of monks once popular in
        England and Ireland; -- called also regular canons of St.
        Austin, and black canons.
  
     Augustinian hermits or Austin friars, an order of friars
        established in 1265 by Pope Alexander IV. It was
        introduced into the United States from Ireland in 1790.
  
     Augustinian nuns, an order of nuns following the rule of
        St. Augustine.
  
     Augustinian rule, a rule for religious communities based
        upon the 109th letter of St. Augustine, and adopted by the
        Augustinian orders.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Augustinian \Au`gus*tin"i*an\, n.
     One of a class of divines, who, following St. Augustine,
     maintain that grace by its nature is effectual absolutely and
     creatively, not relatively and conditionally.
     [1913 Webster] Augustinianism

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Augustinian
      n 1: a Roman Catholic friar or monk belonging to one of the
           Augustinian monastic orders

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