noun por·tion·ist \-sh(ə)nə̇st\

Definition of portionist



  1. 1 :  postmaster 3

  2. 2 :  an incumbent of a benefice shared by two or more clergymen

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Origin and Etymology of portionist

Medieval Latin portionista, from Latin portion-, portio portion + -ista -ist

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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