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English adjective: ecclesiastic

1. ecclesiastic of or associated with a church (especially a Christian Church)


SamplesEcclesiastic history.


Synonymsecclesiastical


English noun: ecclesiastic

1. ecclesiastic (person) a clergyman or other person in religious orders


Synonymschurchman, cleric, divine


Broader (hypernym)clergyman, man of the cloth, reverend


Narrower (hyponym)ordainer, pardoner, pluralist


Instance hyponyma Kempis, Bruno, Saint Bruno, St. Bruno, Thomas a Kempis









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