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presbyterial

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adjective pres·by·te·ri·al \ˌprez-bə-ˈtir-ē-əl, ˌpres-\

Definition of presbyterial

  1. :  of or relating to presbyters or a presbytery

pres·by·te·ri·al·ly play \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb


Circa 1600

First Known Use of presbyterial

circa 1600


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presbyterial

noun pres·by·te·ri·al

Definition of presbyterial

  1. :  an organization of Presbyterian women associated with a presbytery



1928

First Known Use of presbyterial

1928


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