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archidiaconal

[ahr-ki-dahy-ak-uh-nl] /ˌɑr kɪ daɪˈæk ə nl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to an archdeacon or to the office of an archdeacon.
Origin of archidiaconal
1645-1655
1645-55; < Late Latin archidiācon(us) archdeacon + -al1
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  • He commenced the proceedings by enlarging on the abuses of the archidiaconal courts.

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  • Hilda turned upon her a face which appeared still to glow with the stimulus of the archidiaconal function.

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British Dictionary definitions for archidiaconal

archidiaconal

/ˌɑːkɪdaɪˈækənəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to an archdeacon or his office
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