archpresbyterate

noun
arch·​presbyterate | \¦ärch +\
variants: or archipresbyterate \¦ärkē + \

Definition of archpresbyterate 

1 : a district or part of a medieval diocese under an archpriest

2 : a rural deanery

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History and Etymology for archpresbyterate

Medieval Latin archipresbyteratus, from Late Latin archipresbyter + Latin -atus -ate

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