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Roman Catholic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Christianity
Roman CatholicˌRoman ˈCatholic adjective 🔊 🔊 RRC (abbreviation RC) belonging or relating to the part of the Christian religion whose leader is the Pope syn Catholic, → Protestant 🔊 a Roman Catholic priestRoman Catholic noun [countable]Roman Catholicism noun [uncountable]
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Roman CatholicAway from the shops, the Roman Catholic church faced a wide tree-lined eighteenth-century street.The Roman Catholic church forbade the wedding of cousins.In the west it is the Roman Catholic Church that holds the most rigid and illiberal religious beliefs.Aristide, a left-wing Roman Catholic priest, had won by a landslide in the presidential elections on Dec. 16.
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