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neo-Catholic

[ne-oh-kath-uh-lik, -kath-lik] /ˌnɛ oʊˈkæθ ə lɪk, -ˈkæθ lɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to those Anglicans who avowedly prefer the doctrines, rituals, etc., of the Roman Catholic Church to those of the Anglican communion.
noun
2.
a neo-Catholic person.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
Related forms
neo-Catholicism
[nee-oh-kuh-thol-uh-siz-uh m] /ˌni oʊ kəˈθɒl əˌsɪz əm/ (Show IPA),
noun
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