secularizer
noun see secularize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • secularizer — n. one who makes secular, one who makes nonreligious, one who makes worldly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • secularize — transitive verb ( ized; izing) Date: 1611 1. to make secular 2. to transfer from ecclesiastical to civil or lay use, possession, or control 3. to convert to or imbue with secularism • secularization noun • secularizer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • secularize — secularization, n. secularizer, n. /sek yeuh leuh ruyz /, v.t., secularized, secularizing. 1. to make secular; separate from religious or spiritual connection or influences; make worldly or unspiritual; imbue with secularism. 2. to change… …   Universalium

  • secolarizzare — se·co·la·riz·zà·re v.tr. 1. CO sottrarre all influenza, all autorità, alla giurisdizione ecclesiastica, laicizzare: secolarizzare la cultura, la politica 2. TS eccl. trasferire un religioso dal clero regolare al clero secolare | estens., ridurre… …   Dizionario italiano

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