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archbishopric

noun [C] uk   /ˌɑːtʃˈbɪʃ.ə.prɪk/  us   /ˌɑːrtʃ-/
the period of time during which a person serves as an archbishop the area of which an archbishop is in charge
Translations of “archbishopric”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大主教的任期, 大主教區…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大主教的任期, 大主教辖区…
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