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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In the manner of the group or body of ordained persons in a religion

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a clerical job. ,a clerical assistant; a clerical staff. ,clerical garb. ,a clerical party
  • This would not just be a clerically annoying task.
  • Ireland is pre-eminently a clerically controlled country, the number of
  • It was a gentle, clerically minded poet — himself the son of a peasant — Jörgen Moe for more
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