Anglo-Catholic

adjective
An·​glo-Cath·​o·​lic | \ ˌaŋ-glō-ˈkath-lik How to pronounce Anglo-Catholic (audio) , -ˈka-thə- \

Definition of Anglo-Catholic

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

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Anglo-Catholic noun
Anglo-Catholicism \ ˌaŋ-​glō-​kə-​ˈthä-​lə-​ˌsi-​zəm How to pronounce Anglo-Catholicism (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of Anglo-Catholic

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Anglo-Catholic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anglo-Catholic. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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