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preceptory

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noun pre·cep·to·ry \pri-ˈsep-t(ə-)rē, ˈprē-ˌ\

Definition of preceptory

plural

preceptories

  1. 1 :  a subordinate house or community of the Knights Templars; broadly :  commandery 1

  2. 2 :  commandery 2



1540

First Known Use of preceptory

1540


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