Church of England

noun phrase

Definition of Church of England

: the established episcopal church of England

First Known Use of Church of England

1534, in the meaning defined above

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“Church of England.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Church%20of%20England. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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