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noun [countable] denomination pronunciation in British English /dɪˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/
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singulardenomination
pluraldenominations
  1. 1
    a section of the Christian religion with its own beliefs and practices
    a problem facing the Catholic Church and other Christian denominations
  2. 2
    the value of a particular coin or banknote
    notes of various denominations

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