ecclesiastic

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French ecclésiastique, from Late Latin ecclesiasticus ‎(of the church)

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AdjectiveEdit

ecclesiastic ‎(comparative more ecclesiastic, superlative most ecclesiastic)

  1. Of or pertaining to the church; ecclesiastical.

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Ecclesiastical is more commonly used.

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NounEdit

ecclesiastic ‎(plural ecclesiastics)

  1. One who adheres to a church-based philosophy.

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