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ecclesiastic

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adjective ec·cle·si·as·tic \i-ˌklē-zē-ˈa-stik, e-ˌklē-\

Definition of ecclesiastic

Examples of ecclesiastic in a Sentence

  1. a council to make final determinations on ecclesiastic matters

First Known Use of ecclesiastic

15th century

Other Christian Religious Terms


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ecclesiastic

noun ec·cle·si·as·tic

Definition of ecclesiastic

Examples of ecclesiastic in a Sentence

  1. as the leading ecclesiastic for his church in the state, the bishop must be beyond reproach in everything he does

First Known Use of ecclesiastic

1651


ECCLESIASTIC Defined for English Language Learners

ecclesiastic

noun

Definition of ecclesiastic for English Language Learners

  • : a Christian priest or minister



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