cardinal archbishop

noun

Definition of cardinal archbishop

: a cardinal who governs an archdiocese not used as a canonical title

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History and Etymology for cardinal archbishop

translation of Medieval Latin cardinalis archiepiscopus

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“Cardinal archbishop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cardinal%20archbishop. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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