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Turkish translation of “Catholic”


adjective     /ˈkæθəlɪk/ ( also Roman Catholic)
belonging or relating to the part of the Christian religion that has the Pope (= a very important priest ) as its leader
a Catholic priest / school The Roman Catholic ChurchChristian denominationsFollowers of religious groups
Catholic noun [C]
I think he's a Catholic.
(Definition of Catholic adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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