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missionary

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɪʃ.ən.ri/ us    /-er.i/
a person who has been sent to a foreign country to teach their religion to the people who live there: He did missionary work for the Presbyterian Church in Alaska.
Translations of “missionary”
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳教士…
in Russian миссионер…
in Turkish Hıristiyan misyoner, misyonerlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 传教士…
in Polish misjonarz…
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