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excommunication

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noun ex·com·mu·ni·ca·tion \-ˌmyü-nə-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of excommunication

  1. 1 :  an ecclesiastical censure depriving a person of the rights of church membership

  2. 2 :  exclusion from fellowship in a group or community

excommunicative

play \-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā-tiv, -ni-kət-\ adjective




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