Anglo-Catholic

Anglo-Catholic

[ang-gloh-kath-uh-lik, -kath-lik]
noun
1.
an adherent of Anglo-Catholicism.
2.
a member of the Church of England, as distinguished from a Roman Catholic or member of the Greek or Russian Orthodox churches.
adjective
3.
of or pertaining to Anglo-Catholicism or Anglo-Catholics.

Origin:
1830–40

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Anglo-Catholic
 
adj
1.  of or relating to a group within the Church of England or the Anglican Communion that emphasizes the Catholic elements in its teaching and practice
 
n
2.  a member of this group
 
Anglo-Ca'tholicism
 
n

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