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Of or relating to a diocese.
The bishop of a diocese.
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(Ecclesiastical Terms) of or relating to a diocese
(Ecclesiastical Terms) the bishop of a diocese
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di•oc•e•san(daɪˈɒs ə sən)
1. of or pertaining to a diocese.n.
2. the bishop in charge of a diocese.
[1400–50; late Middle English (< Anglo-French) < Medieval Latin]
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|Noun||1.||diocesan - a bishop having jurisdiction over a diocese|
bishop - a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ
|Adj.||1.||diocesan - belonging to or governing a diocese|
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diocesan[daɪˈɒsɪsən] ADJ → diocesano
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
adj → Diözesan-; diocesan bishop → Diözesanbischof m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
diocesan[daɪˈɒsɪs/ən] adj → diocesano/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995