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English definition of “layman”


noun [C] (CHURCH)    /ˈleɪ.mən/ (plural -men   /-mən/   ) (also layperson)
someone who is part of a religious organization but who is not paid or specially trainedReligious leaders and officials
(Definition of layman noun (CHURCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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