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English definition of “Sunday school”

Sunday school

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
a class held on Sundays in which especially Christian children are given religious teachingClasses, courses and coursework
(Definition of Sunday school from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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