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denominational

[dih-nom-uh-ney-shuh-nl] /dɪˌnɒm əˈneɪ ʃə nl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a denomination or denominations.
2.
founded, sponsored, or controlled by a particular religious denomination or sect:
denominational schools.
3.
limited, conditioned, originating in, or influenced by the beliefs, attitudes, or interests of a religious sect, political party, etc.:
denominational prejudice.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; denomination + -al1
Related forms
denominationally, adverb
nondenominational, adjective
nondenominationally, adverb
transdenominational, adjective
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Word Origin and History for non-denominational
adj.

also nondenominational, 1893, from non- + denominational.

denominational

adj.

1838; see denomination + -al (1).

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