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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A church tribunal or governing body.

Usage examples (28)
  • David and Ken stick with us, also, David, consistory, that is a good word of the day.
  • The meeting, known as a consistory, will be led by William Joseph Levada, head of the
  • Cathedral's consistory, which is the church's board of directors, The Orange County Register reported.
  • He'll assume the newly created position of chairman of the church's consistory, which is its board of directors, The Orange County for more
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