Very Reverend


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Very Reverend

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(Ecclesiastical Terms) a title of respect for a variety of ecclesiastical officials, such as deans and the superiors of some religious houses
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Noun1.Very Reverend - a title of respect for various ecclesiastical officials (as cathedral deans and canons and others)
form of address, title of respect, title - an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
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The Very Reverend Catherine Ogle, Dean of Birmingham This year we have the pleasure of a great new library in the city, full of wonderful books of stories and poetry, information and wisdom.