- A name given in England to those who do not conform to the usages and doctrines of the National Church. The word as used now is practically synonymous with Dissenter.
American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia. — New York, Thomas Whittaker. William James Miller, M.A., B.D.. 1901.
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