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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An office of archives for public or ecclesiastic records; A court with jurisdiction in equity.

Usage examples (19)
  • The fine rolls were the earliest rolls compiled by the English royal chancery.
  • I called the chancery to see if a chalice had been stolen, and found it had.
  • The chancery is a necessary element of administration in every diocese.
  • I'm standing at the chancery, what's called the chancery, outside the grounds where what is often described as the palatial residence of Cardinal Law, Archbishop... for more
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