archdeaconry

noun
arch·​dea·​con·​ry | \ (ˌ)ärch-ˈdē-kən-rē How to pronounce archdeaconry (audio) \
plural archdeaconries

Definition of archdeaconry

: the district or residence of an archdeacon

First Known Use of archdeaconry

1529, in the meaning defined above

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“Archdeaconry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/archdeaconry. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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