neo-Catholic

[ne-oh-kath-uh-lik, -kath-lik]
adjective
  1. of or relating to those Anglicans who avowedly prefer the doctrines, rituals, etc., of the Roman Catholic Church to those of the Anglican communion.
noun
  1. a neo-Catholic person.

Origin of neo-Catholic

First recorded in 1835–45
Related formsne·o-Ca·thol·i·cism [nee-oh-kuh-thol-uh-siz-uh m] /ˌni oʊ kəˈθɒl əˌsɪz əm/, noun
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