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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A clergyman an order below deacon.

Usage examples (18)
  • The subdeacon is likewise plainly vested.
  • The subdeacon readeth the epistle, and the Deacon the godspelle.
  • A few days later, I served as the subdeacon at her Requiem Mass.
  • After the epistle, sung as usual by the subdeacon, another subdeacon for more
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