Meaning of “Dominican” in the English Dictionary

"Dominican" in British English

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Dominicanadjective

/dəˈmɪnɪkən/ /dəˈmɪnɪkən/

Dominican adjective (NATIONALITY)

/ˌdɒm.ɪˈniː.kən/ /ˌdɑː.mɪˈniː-/ belonging to or relating to Dominica or its people

uk /dəˈmɪn.ɪ.kən/ us /doʊ-/ belonging to or relating to the Dominican Republic, or its people

Dominican adjective (OF MONK)

uk /dəˈmɪn.ɪ.kən/ us /doʊ-/ belonging to or relating to the Christian religious group of Dominicans:

Dominican friars
a Dominican monastery

Dominicannoun [ C ]

uk /dəˈmɪnɪkən/ us /dəˈmɪnɪkən/

Dominican noun [ C ] (NATIONALITY)

/ˌdɒm.ɪˈniː.kən/ /ˌdɑː.mɪˈniː-/ a person from Dominica

uk /dəˈmɪn.ɪ.kən/ us /doʊ-/ /ˌdɒm.ɪˈniː.kən/ /ˌdɑː.mɪˈniː-/ a person from the Dominican Republic

Dominican noun [ C ] (MONK)

uk /dəˈmɪn.ɪ.kən/ us /doʊ-/ a monk who belongs to a Christian religious group that was established by Saint Dominic

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