acolythate

noun acol·y·thate \ə-ˈkä-lə-ˌthāt, -thət\

Definition of acolythate

plural

-s

  1. :  the office or state of an acolyte

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Origin and Etymology of acolythate

New Latin acolythatus, from Medieval Latin acolythatus, acolytatus, adjective, of an acolyte, from acolythus, acolytus acolyte + Latin -atus -ate


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