Churchman Church"man, n.; pl. {Churchmen}. 1. An ecclesiastic or clergyman. [1913 Webster]

2. An Episcopalian, or a member of the Established Church of England. ``A zealous churchman.'' --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

3. One was is attached to, or attends, church. [1913 Webster]

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