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Pope

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Christianity
PopePope, pope /pəʊp $ poʊp/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 RRCthe leader of the Roman Catholic Church → papal 🔊 The pope will visit El Salvador this year. 🔊 Pope John XXIII2 → Is the Pope (a) Catholic?
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Pope• Pope John Paul II• During the annual Pope Day at Newport and Boston, crowds burned the pope in effigy.• Several thousand people came to hear the Pope speak.• If all else failed I would have to write to the Pope.
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