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archbishopric

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noun arch·bish·op·ric \-shə-(ˌ)prik\

Simple Definition of archbishopric

  • : the rank of an archbishop or the area over which an archbishop has authority

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of archbishopric

  1. 1 :  the see or province over which an archbishop exercises authority

  2. 2 :  the jurisdiction or office of an archbishop

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of archbishopric

before 12th century


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