[viz-i-tuh-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-]
- of or relating to an official visitor or official visitation.
- having the power of visitation.
Origin of visitatorial
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Examples from the Web for visitatorial
Elaborate arrangements for the custody of the seal are therefore common in visitatorial injunctions.Medieval English Nunneries c. 1275 to 1535
Eileen Edna Power
The Visitatorial duties and powers of the Royal Institution should be more clearly defined.
The Governors resented, too, the visitatorial power of the Royal Institution.
The document then goes on to regulate the visitatorial powers of the Bishop, which are taken for granted.History of the Cathedral Church of Wells
Edward A. Freeman
The Queen, however, still had over the Church a visitatorial power of vast and undefined extent.The History of England from the Accession of James II.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
- of, relating to, or for an official visitation or visitor
- empowered to make official visitations
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