ecumenic

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From Latin oecūmenicus, from Ancient Greek οἰκουμενικός (oikoumenikos, concerning οἰκουμένη (ē oikoumenē, the inhabited (earth))”, “the whole (known) world). Cognate with French œcuménique.[1]

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ecumenic (not comparable)

  1. Ecumenical.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 ecumenic, œcumenic, a.” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary, second edition (1989)