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Protestant

adjective     /ˈprɒt.ɪ.stənt/ US  /ˈprɑː.t̬ɪ-/
of or relating to these parts of the Christian Church: a Protestant ministerFollowers of religious groups the Protestant work ethic the belief that work is valuable as an activity, as well as for what it producesReligious beliefs and atheistic beliefs Protestantism     /-stən.tɪ.zəm/ noun [U] Christian denominationsThe Roman Catholic ChurchReligions and religious groupsChristian denominations
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