nunciature

nunciature

[nuhn-shee-uh-cher, -choor, -see-, noon-]
noun
the office or the term of service of a nuncio.

Origin:
1645–55; < Italian nunziatura. See nuncio, -ate3, -ure

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nunciature (ˈnʌnsɪətʃə)
 
n
the office or term of office of a nuncio
 
[C17: from Italian nunziatura; see nuncio]

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