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abbatial

[uh-bey-shuh l] /əˈbeɪ ʃəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to an abbot, abbess, or abbey.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; < Late Latin abbātiālis. See abbacy, -al1
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abbatial

/əˈbeɪʃəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to an abbot, abbess, or abbey
Word Origin
C17: from Church Latin abbātiālis, from abbāt-abbot; see -al1
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