Definition of 'cardinal'
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Beyond them a very elderly cardinal looked up from his solitary meal as though annoyed by their gaiety. PROSECUTOR (2004)I cannot agree with the General Secretary over a matter of cardinal importance. WALL GAMES (2004)
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British English: cardinal NOUN
A cardinal is a high-ranking priest in the Catholic church.
He was appointed a cardinal.
British English: cardinal ADJECTIVE
A cardinal rule or quality is the one that is considered to be the most important.
As a salesman, your cardinal rule is to do everything you can to satisfy a customer.
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