archidiaconate

noun
ar·​chi·​diaconate | \ ¦ärkē + \
plural -s

Definition of archidiaconate

: the office or order of an archdeacon

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History and Etymology for archidiaconate

Medieval Latin archidiaconatus, from Late Latin archidiaconus + Latin -atus -ate

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“Archidiaconate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/archidiaconate. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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