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Dominicanadjective

/dəˈmɪnɪkən/  us /dəˈmɪnɪkən/
  • Dominican adjective (NATIONALITY)

/ˌdɒm.ɪˈniː.kən/  us /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/  us /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)
Translations of “Dominican”
in Chinese (Simplified) 宗教团体, 多明我会修道士…
in Chinese (Traditional) 宗教團體, 多明我會修道士…
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