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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A local church community; The local subdivision of a diocese committed to one pastor.

Usage examples (32)
  • -- The English reader must not suppose the term parish school to mean what the same term would mean if used in England.
  • Getting worked up about the possibility of trailers in her parish is all she's dabbled in.
  • "If the whole parish is there, we can't stay at home!"
  • Our parish is blessed with thoughtful pastoral leadership. for more
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