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- adj. That does not conform, either to the rules of an established church, or to official regulations
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not conforming; declining conformity; especially, not conforming to the established church of a country.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Failing or refusing to conform; specifically, refusing to comply with the requisitions of the Act of Uniformity, or to conform to the forms and regulations of the Church of England. See nonconformist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not conforming to established customs or doctrines especially in religion
non- + conforming (Wiktionary)