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1. A man who is a cleric.
2. A man who is a member of a church.
n, pl -men
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a clergyman
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a male practising member of a church
n., pl. -men.
2. a church member.
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|Noun||1.||churchman - a clergyman or other person in religious orders|
clergyman, man of the cloth, reverend - a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
ordainer - a cleric who ordains; a cleric who admits someone to holy orders
pardoner - a medieval cleric who raised money for the church by selling papal indulgences
pluralist - a cleric who holds more than one benefice at a time