HyperDic: episcopal_church

English > 2 senses of the expression Episcopal Church:
NOUNgroupEpiscopal Church, Episcopal Church of Scotlandan autonomous branch of the Anglican Communion in Scotland
groupEpiscopal Church, Protestant Episcopal ChurchUnited States church that is in communication with the see of Canterbury
English > Episcopal Church: 2 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningAn autonomous branch of the Anglican Communion in Scotland.
SynonymEpiscopal Church of Scotland
RegionScotlandOne of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
BroaderAnglican Church, Anglican Communion, Church of EnglandThe national church of England (and all other churches in other countries that share its beliefs)
English > Episcopal Church: 2 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningUnited States church that is in communication with the see of Canterbury.
SynonymProtestant Episcopal Church
Category ofvicar(Episcopal Church) a clergyman in charge of a chapel
MembersEpiscopalianA member of the Episcopal ... / Episcopal church
BroaderAnglican Church, Anglican Communion, Church of EnglandThe national church of England (and all other churches in other countries that share its beliefs)
AdjectivesEpiscopal, Episcopalianof or pertaining to or characteristic of the Episcopal church

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