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sec·u·lar

 (sĕk′yə-lər)
adj.
1.
a. Worldly rather than spiritual: the secular affairs of the parish.
b. Not relating to religion or to a religious body; nonreligious: secular music.
c. Not bound by the full monastic rule of a religious order. Used of clergy.
2. Relating to or advocating secularism.
3.
a. Occurring or observed once in an age or century, as games in ancient Rome.
b. Lasting or persisting for a long time: a secular bear market.
c. Astronomy Of or relating to characteristics of astronomical phenomena that change slowly over time.
n.
1. A member of the secular clergy.
2. A layperson.

[Middle English, from Old French seculer, from Late Latin saeculāris, from Latin, of an age, from saeculum, generation, age.]

sec′u·lar·ly adv.
References in classic literature ?
But he knew that "moral science" was taught secularly at the college; and he felt that where morals were made a department of science the demand for religion must fall off proportionately.
In fact, some religion still adhere to these practices; however, medically and secularly speaking, there is no reason not to have s3x during your period.
What is implied here is that a Nation State has to have global efficacy to make it indestructible and economic validity to keep it secularly independent.
SUPERVALU is a secularly challenged grocery retailer and wholesale grocery operator, with leverage around 4.
The rendition of this Christmas carol, obviously reworded by an adult leader more concerned about being politically, racially and secularly correct, rather than sharing the truth regarding Christ's birth, is not only sad but disturbing.
In addition, Pakistan's aversion to western secularly pluralistic orientation compels it to pursue independent domestic and foreign policies.
Even while our editor tries in some way to emphasize poems that are only nominally or secularly religious, his enterprise fails beautifully.
Moreover, Gasprinskiy's late 19th-century publications about a lay societal vanguard to lead Russia's Muslims into secularly defined progress played a crucial role in the self-identification of the members of this intelligentsia.
It appears that in society, black women, although the majority, continue to be victims of sexism, as well as patriarchy and Eurocentric racism; black youth live in absolute vulnerability, being the biggest victim of the processes of extermination and social exclusion; the religious communities of African origin experience dilemmas as a result of religious intolerance against themselves and their religious practices, and all the ills secularly imposed by poverty.
Some goals are secularly trendy, too: limiting social media and finding time for date nights, for example.
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Walsh pointed out her fund's mistakes largely were in secularly challenged businesses, such as Western Union, Gannett and Motorola, in which they believed the firms could overcome some of the external pressures, which they could not.