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1. secular things
2. the non-clergy of a society or laymen
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|Noun||1.||temporalty - the worldly possessions of a church|
|2.||temporalty - in Christianity, members of a religious community that do not have the priestly responsibilities of ordained clergy|
hoi polloi, masses, the great unwashed, multitude, people, mass - the common people generally; "separate the warriors from the mass"; "power to the people"
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