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sect

noun [C]
 
 
/sekt/
a group of people with a set of religious or political beliefs, often extreme beliefsReligions and religious groupsChristian denominations
Translations of “sect”
in Spanish secta…
in French secte…
in German die Sekte…
in Chinese (Traditional) (宗教的)派別,宗派…
in Russian секта…
in Turkish mezhep, tarikat, cemaat…
in Chinese (Simplified) (宗教的)派别,宗派…
in Polish sekta…
(Definition of sect from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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