antiprelatism

prelatism

[prel-uh-tiz-uhm]
noun
prelacy; episcopacy.

Origin:
1605–15; prelate + -ism

prelatist, noun
antiprelatism, noun
antiprelatist, noun, adjective
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prelatism (ˈprɛləˌtɪzəm)
 
n
government of the Church by prelates; episcopacy
 
'prelatist
 
n

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