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noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈkæt.ə.kɪ.zəm/ us    /ˈkæt̬-/
a group of questions and answers, especially about a set of Christian beliefs
Translations of “catechism”
in Spanish catecismo, catequismo…
in French catéchisme…
in German der Katechismus, eine Reihe von Fragen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指基督教的)教義問答…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指基督教的)教义问答…
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