laicize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To without ecclesiastical control; offer over to laypeople.
    • To change to set condition; secularize.
  • verb:
    • to transform from church controlled to in addition to the chapel; to secularize.
    • To reduce from clergy to layman.
    • To convert to set standing.
    • minimize to set condition
  • others:
    • To make lay; deprive of a clerical personality or relation.

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