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Origin of clerical
OTHER WORDS FROM clerical
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The military President who assumed power in 1876 was too radical to suit the clericals and too clerical to suit the radicals.The Hispanic Nations of the New World|William R. Shepherd
Hans read an article against the priestly party or clericals, and the piece was severely radical.
The Clericals got their wish outright—property and professional rights were recognized generously.The Spell of Belgium|Isabel Anderson
The death of this infamous Gaudry, just though it was, will unchain against our city the fury of the clericals.
The clericals proposed that under the new law all associations, religious as well as civil, should be free.