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congregant

[kong-gri-guh nt] /ˈkɒŋ grɪ gənt/
noun
1.
a person who is part of a congregation:
The voices of the congregants were raised in prayer.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; congreg(ate) + -ant
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  • Here, the district court ruled that congregant housing of witnesses did not infringe on the sequestration that it decreed.
  • The privilege belongs to the clergyman, not to the congregant.
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congregant

/ˈkɒŋɡrɪɡənt/
noun
1.
a member of a congregation, esp a Jewish congregation
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