pontificality

pontificality

(pɒnˌtɪfɪˈkælɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) ecclesiast a priestly role or office
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) ecclesiast obsolete a priestly garment
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pontificality

1. the papacy.
2. the state and government of the Vatican or the Pope.
See also: Pope
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Pontificality

 prelates collectivelyBk. of St. Albans, 1486.
Examples: pontificality of Aaron, 1727; of these truckling Sadducees, 1879.
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