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noun (plural: )
  1. A member of a religious order.
I am only one among the many of this church.
adjective 
  1. Concerning religion.
It is the job of this court to rule on legal matters. We do not consider issues.
  1. Committed to the practice of religion.
I was much more as a teenager than I am now.
  1. Highly dedicated, as one would be to a religion.
I'm a fan of college basketball.
Etymology: Various theories exist: From the Latin religio, "respect for what is sacred". Latin re- and legere -- "to read again". Latin religare, "to bind".


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