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cler·i·cal

 (klĕr′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to clerks or office workers or their work.
2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the clergy.
3. Advocating clericalism.
n.
1. A member of the clergy.
2. clericals Garments worn by the clergy.
3. An advocate of clericalism.

cler′i·cal·ly adv.

clerical

(ˈklɛrɪkəl)
adj
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) relating to or associated with the clergy: clerical dress.
2. of or relating to office clerks or their work: a clerical error.
3. (Ecclesiastical Terms) supporting or advocating clericalism
ˈclerically adv

cler•i•cal

(ˈklɛr ɪ kəl)

adj.
1. of, appropriate for, or assigned to an office clerk: a clerical job.
2. doing the work of a clerk: a clerical staff.
3. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the clergy or a cleric.
4. advocating clericalism: a clerical party.
n.
5. a cleric.
6. clericals, Informal. clerical garments.
7. a clericalist.
[1585–95; < Late Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.clerical - of or relating to clerks; "clerical work"
2.clerical - of or relating to the clergy; "clerical collar"
3.clerical - appropriate for or engaged in office work; "clerical skills"; "a clerical job"; "the clerical staff"
white-collar - of or designating salaried professional or clerical work or workers; "the coal miner's son aspired to a white-collar occupation as a bookkeeper"

clerical

adjective
1. administrative, office, bureaucratic, secretarial, book-keeping, stenographic The hospital blamed the mix-up on a clerical error.
2. ecclesiastical, priestly, pastoral, sacerdotal a clergyman who had failed to carry out his clerical duties

clerical

noun
A person ordained for service in a Christian church:
Informal: reverend.
Translations
كِتابيكَهْنوتي، إكليركي
kněžskýúřednický
gejstlig
geistlichhieratisch
prest -, prests-ritara-
garīdznieka-kancelejas-kancelejisks
kňazský
duhovniškipisarniškiuradniški
yazı ile ilgiliyazıcılar veya sekreterlerle ilgili

clerical

[ˈklerɪkəl] ADJ
1. (Comm) [job] → de oficina
clerical errorerror m de copia
clerical grades (Civil Service etc) → oficinistas mpl
clerical staffpersonal m de oficina
clerical worktrabajo m de oficina
clerical workeroficinista mf
2. (Rel) → clerical
clerical collaralzacuello(s) m

clerical

[ˈklɛrɪkəl] adj
[worker, staff] → de bureau; [work] → administratif/ive
a clerical error → une erreur d'écriture (dans les comptes)
(= priestly) [garb, dress] → de prêtre clerical collar
(= governed by clerics) [regime, state] → clérical(e)clerical collar ncol m d'ecclésiastique

clerical

adj
clerical work/jobSchreib- or Büroarbeit f; clerical workerSchreib- or Bürokraft f; clerical staffSchreibkräfte pl, → Büropersonal nt; clerical errorVersehen nt; (in figures, wording etc) → Schreibfehler m; clerical dutiesBüroarbeiten pl; clerical inaccuraciesVersehen nt, → Nachlässigkeit f; the clerical branch of the civil service˜ die mittlere Beamtenlaufbahn
(Eccl) → geistlich

clerical

[ˈklɛrɪkl] adj
a. (Comm) (job) → d'ufficio, da impiegato/a
clerical worker → impiegato/a
clerical error → svista
b. (Rel) → clericale

clerical1

(ˈklerikəl) adjective
of the clergy. He is wearing a clerical collar.

clerical2

(ˈklerikəl) adjective
of a clerk or of his work. a clerical error.
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