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chaplainnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃæp.lɪn/  us   /ˈtʃæp.lɪn/
a ​Christianofficial who is ​responsible for the ​religiousneeds of an ​organization: the ​college/​hospital/​prison chaplain
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chaplainnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtʃæp·lən/
an ​official who is ​responsible for the ​religiousneeds of an ​organization: a ​military/​police chaplain
(Definition of chaplain from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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