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diaconal

[dahy-ak-uh-nl] /daɪˈæk ə nl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to a deacon.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Late Latin diāconālis. See deacon, -al1
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diaconal

/daɪˈækənəl/
adjective
1.
of or associated with a deacon or the diaconate
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin diāconālis, from diāconusdeacon
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