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English definition of “the Roman Catholic Church”

the Roman Catholic Church

noun    
the part of the Christian religion that is ruled by the Pope in RomeThe Roman Catholic ChurchChristian denominations
(Definition of the Roman Catholic Church noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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