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cath·o·lic

catholic

 
pronunciation:
kae th lihk [or] kaeth lihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition: (capitalized) having to do with the Roman Catholic Church.
The pope is the head of the Catholic Church.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (capitalized) a member of the Roman Catholic Church.
derivations: catholically (adv.), catholicly (adv.)
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The word catholic contains the following part:
cata- Greek prefix that means down; completely, thoroughly; against; according to