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conventicle

con·ven·ti·cle

conventicle

 
pronunciation:
kn ven tih kl
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a secret religious meeting, esp. of dissenters or members of a nonconformist sect.
definition 2: the building in which such a meeting is held.
derivation: conventicler (n.)