noun cel·e·bret \ˈseləˌbret\

Definition of celebret



  1. :  a letter from a Roman Catholic bishop or religious superior testifying that the bearer is a priest and asking that he be permitted to say mass in dioceses other than his own

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Origin and Etymology of celebret

Latin, let him celebrate, 3d singular present subjunctive of celebrare to celebrate — more at celebrate

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to cast off or become cast off

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