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noun [C]     /ˌɑːtʃˈbɪʃ.əp/ US  /ˌɑːrtʃ-/
a bishop of the highest rank who is in charge of churches and other bishops in a particular large area: The Archbishop of Canterbury holds the highest position in the Church of England.Religious leaders and officials
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