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English definition of “anticlerical”


adjective     /ˌæn.tiˈkler.ɪ.kəl/ US  /-t̬i-/
opposed to organized religion having influence in politics and public life: an anticlerical law/constitutionReligious beliefs and atheistic beliefs anticlericalism     /-ɪ.zəm/ noun [U] Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
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