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Not restricted to or associated with a religious denomination.
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not of or related to any religious denomination
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(ˌnɒn dɪˌnɒm əˈneɪ ʃə nəl)

not denominational; not limited to a particular religious group: a nondenominational nursery school in the church basement.
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Adj.1.nondenominational - not restricted to a particular religious denomination; "a nondenominational church"
nonsectarian, unsectarian - not restricted to one sect or school or party; "religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere"; "nonsectarian colleges"; "a wide and unsectarian interest in religion"- Bertrand Russell
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