presbyterial

[ prez-bi-teer-ee-uhl, pres- ]
/ ˌprɛz bɪˈtɪər i əl, ˌprɛs- /

adjective

of or relating to a presbytery.

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Origin of presbyterial

First recorded in 1585–95; presbytery + -al1
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British Dictionary definitions for presbyterial

presbyterial
/ (ˌprɛzbɪˈtɪərɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to a presbyter or presbyteryAlso: presbyteral (prɛzˈbɪtərəl)

Derived forms of presbyterial

presbyterially, adverb
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