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  • Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …   Universalium

  • theatre — /thee euh teuhr, theeeu /, n. theater. * * * I Building or space in which performances are given before an audience. It contains an auditorium and stage. In ancient Greece, where Western theatre began (5th century BC), theatres were constructed… …   Universalium

  • office — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. headquarters, department, bureau, room, branch; position, status, rank, function; post, job, duty, service. See agency, business, rite. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A position involving responsibility] Syn …   English dictionary for students

  • embassy — n. 1. Commission, mission, ambassadorial office or function. 2. Legation, ambassadors. 3. Ambassadorial residence, legation …   New dictionary of synonyms

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