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Anglican

adjective uk   /ˈæŋ.ɡlɪ.kən/ us  
relating to the Church of England, or an international Church connected with it: Desmond Tutu became the most famous Anglican archbishop in South Africa. Outside England, the Anglican Church is often referred to as the Episcopal(ian) Church. an Anglican priestChristian denominationsThe Roman Catholic Church

Anglican

noun [C] uk   /ˈæŋ.ɡlɪ.kən/ us  
a member of the Anglican church: He's an Anglican.Followers of religious groups
Anglicanism
noun [U] uk   /ˈæŋ.ɡlɪ.kə.nɪ.zəm/ us  
Christian denominationsThe Roman Catholic Church
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