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presbyterial

[prez-bi-teer-ee-uh l, pres-] /ˌprɛz bɪˈtɪər i əl, ˌprɛs-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a presbytery.
2.
presbyterian (def 1).
Origin of presbyterial
1585-1595
First recorded in 1585-95; presbytery + -al1
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presbyterial

/ˌprɛzbɪˈtɪərɪəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a presbyter or presbytery Also presbyteral (prɛzˈbɪtərəl)
Derived Forms
presbyterially, adverb
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