the Kirk

noun

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Scotland
: the national church of Scotland an elder of the Kirk

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“The Kirk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20Kirk. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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