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1. (Education) leave of absence from school or some other institution
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a bishop's permission for a priest to leave his diocese in order to take up an appointment elsewhere
[C18: Latin, literally: he may go out, from exīre]
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So I spent all my exeats
with them, went on holidays with them and because of his German wife I began to take an interest in the German language, which I later learnt, so today I'm fluent in German as well-in addition to English, French and my own language of course.
Guardian Angels" were school-appointed guardians for children who could not go home for exeats
, half-terms and holidays mostly because their parents lived overseas.
seminarians were permitted exeats
from the Island only if they intended to go to Edmonton, an exclusiveness resented by Bishop McNally in Calgary, himself an Islander.