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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Not connected with or controlled by a church or other religious authority.

Usage examples (36)
  • secular education can make men clever, but it cannot make them good.
  • In their campaigns, new political groups have replaced the term "secular government" with "civil government" to try to finesse the issue.
  • That Harvey Cox suggested by the term secular city.
  • Frankly, I would think that many here take the title secular humanist as quite accurate. for more
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