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Sunday schoolnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us  
a ​classheld on Sundays, ​especially one in which ​Christianchildren are given ​religiousteaching
(Definition of Sunday school from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Sunday schoolnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsʌn·deɪ ˌskul, -di/
a ​religious school for ​childrenheld on Sunday by many ​Christianchurches
(Definition of Sunday school from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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