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The Oriental Orthodox church of Egypt, with dioceses elsewhere in Africa and southwest Asia, having a liturgy in Coptic and a theology that emphasizes the unity of the divine and human natures in the person of Jesus.
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(Christian Churches, other) the ancient Christian Church of Egypt
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the Christian church in Egypt, governed by a patriarch and characterized by an adherence to Monophysitism.
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|Noun||1.||Coptic Church - the ancient Christian church of Egypt|
Christian church, church - one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
Copt - a member of the Coptic Church
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