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priests

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plural of priest

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a person specially trained and authorized to conduct religious services in a Christian church
  • searched for a priest who could perform an exorcism

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“Priests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/priests. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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