Definition of non-sectarian in English:

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Pronunciation: /nɒnsɛkˈtɛːrɪən/


Not involving or relating to different religious sects or political groups: non-sectarian prayer at school events non-sectarian politics
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  • It is a spirituality that is non-sectarian, universal and unconnected to ritual.
  • Built in 1864, it was the first coed, non-sectarian university in the world.
  • The community's private school was non-sectarian and learning about different religions was part of the curriculum.

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