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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An official residence provided by a church for its parson or vicar

Usage examples (27)
  • The rectory was a rather ugly stone house down by the river
  • I'll have to call the rectory and see if tickets are still available.
  • The remaining week of her stay at the rectory was a golden dream of delight to Dolly.
  • The incident took place just after 10 p.m. at the rectory, which is adjacent to the Sacred for more
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