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Joseph, Sisters of St.

Name of many RC communities of women, including those that derive from the foundation made 1648 at the Le Puy, Velay, Fr., by Bp. Henry de Maupas (1606–80) and John Peter Médaille (Jesuit; 1610–69); specialize in educ. and hosp. work.

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