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English definition of “televangelism”

televangelism

noun [U]     /ˌtel.ɪˈvæn.dʒə.lɪ.zəm/
( especially in the US) the activity of preaching (= giving religious speeches ) on television in order to persuade people to become Christians and give money to religious organizations Religious practices televangelist     /-lɪst/ noun [C] Followers of religious groups
(Definition of televangelism noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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