noun di·cas·tery \dīˈkast(ə)rē, ˈdīˌk-, diˈk-\
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\dīˈkast(ə)rē, ˈdīˌk-, diˈk-\

Definition of dicastery



  1. :  the court composed of the dicasts; also :  the place where the court sat

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Origin and Etymology of dicastery

Greek dikastērion court of law, from dikastēs

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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