plural noun
pon·​tif·​i·​cal·​i·​bus | \-ˈkaləbəs\

Definition of pontificalibus 

: the attire or vestments of one's office the bishop received him in pontificalibus stately and splendid in the full glory of his pontificalibus

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History and Etymology for pontificalibus

from the Medieval Latin phrase in pontificalibus in pontificals

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