military ordinariate

noun

Definition of military ordinariate

: a body of Roman Catholic chaplains serving the military forces of a particular country and subject to the jurisdiction of an appointed bishop of that country

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“Military ordinariate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/military%20ordinariate. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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