Assemblies of God

noun
a charismatic Protestant denomination in the United States
Hypernyms: ↑Protestant denomination

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the largest American Pentecostal denomination, formed in 1914 by the merger of various Pentecostal churches and marked by faith healing and speaking in tongues.
Also, Assembly of God.

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Asˌsemblies of ˈGod 7 [Assemblies of God] noun plural
the largest Pentecostal Church in the US (= one that emphasizes the gifts of the Holy Spirit, such as the power to heal people who are ill/sick)

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