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catechism

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Christianity
catechismcat‧e‧chis‧m /ˈkætəˌkɪzəm/ noun [singular] 🔊 🔊 RRCa set of questions and answers about the Christian religion that people learn in order to become full members of a church 🔊 We were taught to recite the catechism.
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catechismIndeed, learning science is like learning a catechism.For the next few years, Sister Teresa taught geography, history and catechism, and performed several other duties besides.I had recently begun catechism classes in preparation for my first communion.I studied the lists of heresies at the back of my catechism.Some traditional catechism to charm out the identity of a lover?They are probably those with which your catechism class does not help.
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