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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diocesan  \Di*oc"e*san\  (?;  277),  a.  [LL.  dioecesanus:  cf  F. 
  dioc['e]sain.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  diocese;  as  diocesan  missions. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diocesan  \Di*oc"e*san\,  n. 
  1.  A  bishop,  viewed  in  relation  to  his  diocese;  as  the 
  diocesan  of  New  York. 
 
  2.  pl  The  clergy  or  the  people  of  a  diocese.  --Strype. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  diocesan 
  adj  :  belonging  to  or  governing  a  diocese 
  n  :  a  bishop  having  jurisdiction  over  a  diocese 




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