American Catholic

adjective

Definition of American Catholic

: of or relating to a church organized in 1885 for the purpose of bringing together American Catholics interested in the Old Catholic movement

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First Known Use of American Catholic

circa 1896, in the meaning defined above

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“American Catholic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/American%20Catholic. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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