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archiepiscopal

[ahr-kee-i-pis-kuh-puh l] /ˌɑr ki ɪˈpɪs kə pəl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to an archbishop or to the office of an archbishop.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Medieval Latin archiepiscopālis, equivalent to Late Latin archiepiscop(us) archbishop + Latin -ālis -al1
Related forms
archiepiscopalty, noun
archiepiscopally, adverb
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  • Streetcars crept at a snail's pace past the archiepiscopal residence.
  • In all probability he will be removed from the archiepiscopal residence presented to him at the time of his golden jubilee.
British Dictionary definitions for archiepiscopal

archiepiscopal

/ˌɑːkɪɪˈpɪskəpəl/
adjective
1.
of or associated with an archbishop
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