deconfessionalization

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deconfessionalize +‎ -ation

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /diːkənˌfɛʃ(ə)nəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/

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deconfessionalization (plural deconfessionalizations)

  1. The removal of the influence of a particular religion (from).
    • 1986, Henry Milner, Long Road to Reform: Restructuring Public Education in Quebec, Kingston, Ontario: McGill-Queen's University Press, →ISBN, page 5:
      Because of the constitutional obstacles, it is possible to discern a link between Laurin’s attempt to strengthen the schools at the expense of the boards and the long-sought deconfessionalization of the system.

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