rabbi nates

rabbinate

[rab-uh-nit, -neyt]
noun
1.
the office or term of office of a rabbi.
2.
a group of rabbis: the Orthodox rabbinate.

Origin:
1695–1705; rabbin + -ate3

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rabbinate (ˈræbɪnɪt)
 
n
1.  the position, function, or tenure of office of a rabbi
2.  rabbis collectively

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