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English definition of “Protestant”


noun [C]  /ˈprɑt̬·ə·stənt/ us  
a member of one of the major Christian divisions to which a number of different religious groups belong: Methodists, Baptists, and Lutherans are all Protestants.
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈprɑt̬·ə·stənt/ us  
a Protestant minister
(Definition of Protestant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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