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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An assistant or subordinate bishop of a diocese.

Usage examples (32)
  • "suffragan" is often used as meaning merely an assistant bishop.
  • Barrow is a suffragan bishopric in the diocese of Carlisle.
  • Barking is a suffragan bishopric in the diocese of St Albans.
  • Plus, one of the two suffragan bishops is a woman! datingjesus for more
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