un church

unchurch

[uhn-church]
verb (used with object)
1.
to expel (a person) from a church; excommunicate.
2.
to deprive of the character and rights of a church.

Origin:
1610–20; un-2 + church

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unchurch (ʌnˈtʃɜːtʃ)
 
vb
1.  to excommunicate
2.  to remove church status from (a building)

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