(Uniat Chs.). E rite chs. in union with and submitting to the Roman papacy but not part of the Lat. patriarchate; retain resp. languages and canon law; usually observe Communion under both kinds, baptism by immersion, and marriage of clergy. See also Coptic Church, 2; Union Movements, 2.
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