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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The territorial jurisdiction of a bishop.

Usage examples (26)
  • Originally the term diocese (Gr. dioikesis) signified management of a household, thence administration or government in general.
  • And the diocese is getting a new boss bishop in January!
  • I called the diocese spokeswoman, Suzanne Gill, on her cell.
  • If you call the diocese they will tell you to speak to Father Charles. for more
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