The office or station of a presbyter; presbyterate.

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  • Presbytership — Pres by*ter*ship, n. The office or station of a presbyter; presbyterate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • presbytership — pres·by·ter·ship …   English syllables

  • presbytership — ˈprezbəd.ə(r)ˌship noun Etymology: presbyter + ship : presbyterate 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Presbyterate — Pres*byt er*ate, n. [L. presbyteratus: cf. F. presbyt[ e]rat.] A presbytery; also, presbytership. Heber. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • presbyterate — noun A presbytery; also, presbytership …   Wiktionary

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  • presbyter — [ prɛzbɪtə] noun historical an elder or minister of the Christian Church. ↘(in Presbyterian Churches) an elder. ↘(in episcopal Churches) a minister of the second order, under the authority of a bishop. Derivatives presbyteral bɪt(ə)r(ə)l… …   English new terms dictionary

  • presbyter — n. 1 an elder in the early Christian Church. 2 (in the Episcopal Church) a minister of the second order; a priest. 3 (in the Presbyterian Church) an elder. Derivatives: presbyteral adj. presbyterate n. presbyterial adj. presbytership n. Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

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