oecumenical

oecumenical

[ek-yoo-men-i-kuhl or, esp. British, ee-kyoo-]
adjective
Also, oecumenic.

nonoecumenical, adjective
unoecumenical, adjective
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ecumenical, oecumenical, ecumenic or oecumenic (ˌiːkjʊˈmɛnɪkəl, ˌɛk-, ˌiːkjʊˈmɛnɪkəl, ˌɛk-)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to the Christian Church throughout the world, esp with regard to its unity
2.  a.  tending to promote unity among Churches
 b.  of or relating to the international movement initiated among non-Catholic Churches in 1910 aimed at Christian unity: embodied, since 1937, in the World Council of Churches
3.  rare universal; general; worldwide
 
[C16: via Late Latin from Greek oikoumenikos, from oikein to inhabit, from oikos house]
 
oecumenical, oecumenical, ecumenic or oecumenic
 
adj
 
[C16: via Late Latin from Greek oikoumenikos, from oikein to inhabit, from oikos house]
 
ecumenic, oecumenical, ecumenic or oecumenic
 
adj
 
[C16: via Late Latin from Greek oikoumenikos, from oikein to inhabit, from oikos house]
 
oecumenic, oecumenical, ecumenic or oecumenic
 
adj
 
[C16: via Late Latin from Greek oikoumenikos, from oikein to inhabit, from oikos house]
 
ecu'menically, oecumenical, ecumenic or oecumenic
 
adv
 
oecu'menically, oecumenical, ecumenic or oecumenic
 
adv

oecumenical (ˌiːkjʊˈmɛnɪkəl)
 
adj
a less common spelling of ecumenical

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