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priesthood

noun

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individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class
  • a gathering of Mafia dons that was in effect a convocation of the nation's priesthood of organized crime

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The first known use of priesthood was before the 12th century

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priestesses

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“Priesthood.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/priesthood. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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