from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to, or favoring, the party called the High Church, or their doctrines or policy. See High Church, under high, a.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Exalting the authority of the church; laying great stress on church authority and jurisdiction: used specifically of those in the Anglican Church who are known as High-churchmen, and of their principles. See High-churchman.


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