archbishopric


arch·bish·op·ric

noun \-shə-(ˌ)prik\

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

Full Definition of ARCHBISHOPRIC

1
:  the see or province over which an archbishop exercises authority
2
:  the jurisdiction or office of an archbishop

First Known Use of ARCHBISHOPRIC

before 12th century

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