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Methodism

noun [U] uk   /ˈmeθ.ə.dɪ.zəm/ us  
the beliefs and activities of a Christian group that follows the teachings of John Wesley
Methodist
noun [C], adjective uk   /-dɪst/ us  
Her parents were staunch Methodists. the Methodist church a Methodist minister
Translations of “Methodism”
in Korean 감리교파…
in Arabic منهاجِيّة…
in Portuguese metodismo…
in Catalan metodisme…
in Japanese メソジスト教会の教義…
in Italian metodismo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (基督教)衛理宗教義…
in Chinese (Simplified) (基督教)循道宗教义…
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