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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 Vietnamese phái, môn phái…
in Thai นิกาย, คณะในทางศาสนา…
in Malaysian taifah…
in French secte…
in German die Sekte…
in Indonesian sekte…
in Chinese (Simplified) (宗教的)派别,宗派…
in Turkish mezhep, tarikat, cemaat…
in Russian секта…
in Chinese (Traditional) (宗教的)派別,宗派…
in Polish sekta…
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