archiepiscopate

archiepiscopate

[ahr-kee-uh-pis-kuh-pit, -peyt]
noun
1.
the tenure of office of an archbishop.
2.
the jurisdiction of an archbishop.
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archiepiscopate or archiepiscopacy (ˌɑːkɪɪˈpɪskəpɪt, -ˌpeɪt, ˌɑːkɪɪˈpɪskəpəsɪ)
 
n
the rank, office, or term of office of an archbishop
 
archiepiscopacy or archiepiscopacy
 
n

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