[ kuhn-vur-suhs ]
/ kənˈvɜr səs /
noun, plural con·ver·si [kuhn-vur-sahy, -see]. /kənˈvɜr saɪ, -si/. Ecclesiastical.
a lay brother.
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On arrival he asked to be admitted as a conversus, and was given charge of the monasterys sheep.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor