Definition of 'sect'
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Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Would you rather belong to a sect or a church?Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)
Hence this covered independent schools and hospitals and all religious groups from churches to sects.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Or a religious sect on a pilgrimage?Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Times Literary Supplement (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2008)
And why would two intelligent young British girls decide to join a medieval religious sect in an unknown country?Times, Sunday Times (2014)
These include churches, sects, and cults.Sociology (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The "newest religious sect" had, in fact, been around for a few years.Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2006) Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)
An atheist who insisted on a secular funeral, he was not interested in joining sects, groups or political parties of any kind.The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
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Definition of sect from the Collins English Dictionary