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episcopal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Episcopal  \E*pis"co*pal\,  a.  [L.  episcopalis  fr  episcopus:  cf 
  F.  ['e]piscopal.  See  {Bishop}.] 
  1.  Governed  by  bishops;  as  an  episcopal  church. 
 
  2.  Belonging  to  or  vested  in  bishops;  as  episcopal 
  jurisdiction  or  authority;  the  episcopal  system. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Episcopal 
  adj  1:  (religion)  of  or  pertaining  to  or  characteristic  of  the 
  Episcopal  church;  "the  Episcopal  hierarachy";  "married 
  by  an  Episcopalian  minister"  [syn:  {Episcopal},  {Episcopalian}] 
  2:  denoting  or  governed  by  or  relating  to  a  bishop  or  bishops 




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