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agnostic

noun [C] uk   /æɡˈnɒs.tɪk/ us    /-ˈnɑː.stɪk/
someone who does not know, or believes that it is impossible to know, if a god exists: Although he was raised a Catholic, he was an agnostic for most of his adult life.
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Believers and non-believersSupporters, members and defenders

agnostic

adjective uk   /æɡˈnɒs.tɪk/ us    /-ˈnɑː.stɪk/

agnostic adjective (BELIEF)

having the beliefs of an agnosticReligious beliefs and atheistic beliefs

agnostic adjective (COMPUTING)

specialized computing relating to hardware or software that can be used with many different types of platform (= system)
agnosticism
noun [U] uk   /æɡˈnɒs.tɪ.sɪ.zəm/ us    /-ˈnɑː.stə-/
Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
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