- of or relating to a dean or deanery: decanal responsibilities.
Origin of decanal
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- of or relating to a dean or deanery
- (of part of a choir) on the same side of a cathedral, etc, as the dean; on the S side of the choir
Word Origin for decanal
C18: from Medieval Latin decānālis, decānus dean
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