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of·fi·ci·ar·y

 (ə-fĭsh′ē-ĕr′ē)
n. pl. of·fi·ci·ar·ies
1. A body of officials or officers.
2. An official or officer.
adj.
1. Attached to or resulting from an office held. Used of a title.
2. Having a title resulting from the holding of an office. Used of a dignitary.

officiary

(əˈfɪʃɪərɪ)
n, pl -aries
a body of officials
adj
of, relating to, or derived from office

of•fi•ci•ar•y

(əˈfɪʃ iˌɛr i)

adj.
1. pertaining to or derived from an office, as a title.
2. having a title or rank derived from an office, as a dignitary.
[1605–15; < Latin offici(um) office + -ary]
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The officiaries must return their faces to the people, nevertheless there doesn t exist a better recipe than developing local self-government, the Vice Premier stressed.
How has this religion of undoubtedly female origins stayed in the hands of an unbroken line of male officiaries for over five hundred years?