Meaning of ARCHDIOCESE in English

ARCHDIOCESE

n.

Pronunciation: ( ˌ )ärch- ' d ī - ə -s ə s, - ˌ s ē s, - ˌ s ē z

Function: noun

Inflected Form: plural -ces · es \ - ' d ī - ə -s ə -s ə z, - ˌ s ē -z ə z, - ' d ī - ə - ˌ s ē z \

Date: 1844

: the diocese of an archbishop

– arch · di · oc · e · san \ ˌ ärch-d ī - ' ä-s ə -s ə n also - ' d ī - ə - ˌ s ē -s ə n \ adjective

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