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Anglo–Catholic

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adjective An·glo–Cath·o·lic \-ˈkath-lik, -ˈka-thə-\

Definition of Anglo–Catholic

  1. :  of or relating to a High Church movement in Anglicanism emphasizing its continuity with historic Catholicism and fostering Catholic dogmatic and liturgical traditions

Anglo–Catholic noun
An·glo–Ca·thol·i·cismplay \-kə-ˈthä-lə-ˌsi-zəm\ noun


1838

First Known Use of anglo–catholic

1838


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