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Roman Catholic

Definitions of Roman Catholic
  1. adjective
    of or relating to or supporting Romanism
  2. noun
    a member of the Roman Catholic Church
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    types:
    ultramontane
    a Roman Catholic who advocates ultramontanism (supreme papal authority in matters of faith and discipline)
    type of:
    Catholic
    a member of a Catholic church
  3. noun
    the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
    synonyms: Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church
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    Catholic Church
    any of several churches claiming to have maintained historical continuity with the original Christian Church
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