Meaning of “denominational” in the English Dictionary


"denominational" in English

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uk /dɪˌnɒm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən.əl/ us /dɪˌnɑː.məˈneɪ.ʃən.əl/

Examples from literature

  • All sectional, partisan, or denominational views are avoided. 
  • Although sectarian or denominational teaching was not permitted, religious instruction was desired by the great majority of school patrons. 
  • It would, I believe, be a gain if the splitting of the educational system into denominational schools had not taken place. 
  • Our religious affiliations condense into denominational centers. 
  • The books in their first form were strongly religious in their teaching without being denominational. 

(Definition of “denominational” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)