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(Christian Churches, other) a Dominican friar
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a Dominican friar.
[1400–50; from the order's black cloak]
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|Noun||1.||Black Friar - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order|
Dominican order - a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century
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