[ meg-uh-church ]
/ ˈmɛg əˌtʃɜrtʃ /


an independent church with a very large membership in regular attendance, focusing on an evangelical or conservative Christian theology and offering a variety of educational and social activities.


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/ (ˈmɛɡəˌtʃɜːtʃ) /


US a church, usually Protestant, with a very large congregation, typically housed in a complex offering sophisticated multimedia presentations and a range of secular facilities and services
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