nonclerical

adjective
non·​cler·​i·​cal | \ ˌnän-ˈkler-i-kəl How to pronounce nonclerical (audio) , -ˈkle-ri- \

Definition of nonclerical

: not clerical: such as
a : not of, relating to, or characteristic of the clergy nonclerical clothing
b : not of or relating to a clerk doing nonclerical work

First Known Use of nonclerical

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonclerical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonclerical. Accessed 5 May. 2021.

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