denominational


denominational
[[t]dɪnɒ̱mɪne͟ɪʃən(ə)l[/t]]
ADJ: ADJ n
Denominational means relating to or organized by a particular religious denomination.

The Black church community has sought to bring together Christians from different denominational backgrounds...

A multi-denominational group of religious leaders led the mourners in prayer.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • Denominational — De*nom i*na tion*al, a. Pertaining to a denomination, especially to a sect or society. Denominational differences. Buckle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • denominational — index partisan, specific Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • denominational — 1838; see DENOMINATION (Cf. denomination) + AL (Cf. al) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • denominational — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to a particular religious denomination. DERIVATIVES denominationalism noun …   English terms dictionary

  • denominational — [dē näm΄ənā′shən əl, di näm΄ənā′shən əl] adj. of, sponsored by, or under the control of a religious denomination; sectarian denominationally adv …   English World dictionary

  • denominational — denominationally, adv. /di nom euh nay sheuh nl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to a denomination or denominations. 2. founded, sponsored, or controlled by a particular religious denomination or sect: denominational schools. 3. limited, conditioned,… …   Universalium

  • denominational — adjective 1. relating to or characteristic of a particular religious denomination (Freq. 4) denominational politics • Pertains to noun: ↑denomination 2. relating to the face value of a banknote, coin, or stamp • Pertains to noun: ↑denomination 3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • denominational — de|nom|i|na|tion|al [ dı,namı neıʃənl ] adjective relating to a particular religious group: denominational schools …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • denominational — UK [dɪˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l] / US [dɪˌnɑmɪˈneɪʃən(ə)l] adjective relating to a particular religious group denominational schools …   English dictionary

  • denominational — adjective see denomination …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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