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“catechism” in British English

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catechismnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈkæt.ə.kɪ.zəm/ us /ˈkæt̬.ə.kɪ.zəm/

a group of questions and answers, especially about a set of Christian beliefs

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

“catechism” in American English

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catechismnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkæt̬·əˌkɪz·əm/

a set of questions and answers used to teach esp. the beliefs of a Christian religion

(Definition of “catechism” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)