prefects apostolic

prefect apostolic

noun, plural prefects apostolic. Roman Catholic Church.
the administrator, usually below the rank of bishop, in charge of a prefecture apostolic.

1905–10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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