Sec"ta*ry (?), n.;pl. Sectaries (#). [F. sectaire. See Sect.]

A sectarian; a member or adherent of a sect; a follower or disciple of some particular teacher in philosophy or religion; one who separates from an established church; a dissenter.

I never knew that time in England when men of truest religion were not counted sectaries. Milton.


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