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a dissenting or schismatic religious body

The meaning of the word sect is a dissenting or schismatic religious body.

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rebuketo criticize sharply : reprimand
repineto feel or express dejection or discontent : complain
glazeto furnish or fit with glass
agilitythe quality or state of being agile : nimbleness
chuckleto laugh inwardly or quietly
convexcurved or rounded outward like the exterior of a sphere or circle
derivationthe formation of a word from another word or base (as by the addition of a usually noninflectional affix)
infernalof or relating to a nether world of the dead