curacy

noun
cu·​ra·​cy | \ ˈkyu̇r-ə-sē How to pronounce curacy (audio) , ˈkyər- \
plural curacies

Definition of curacy

: the office or term of office of a curate

First Known Use of curacy

1682, in the meaning defined above

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“Curacy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/curacy. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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