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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Granting leave to depart.

Usage examples (5)
  • The Bishop of London gave letters dimissory to the Bishop of
  • First, there are those which are not letters at all, -- as letters patent, letters dimissory, letters inclosing bills, letters of administration,
  • "De Ref.") obliged the chapter to name a vicar capitular within eight days, the interdict can be incurred by the chapter only for dimissory letters granted during these...
  • VII, cap. x, "De Ref.") forbids chapters, during the vacancy of a see, to grant dimissory letters within a year dating from the vacancy, unless to clerics who are... for more
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