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bishopric

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈbɪʃ.ə.prɪk/
the period of time during which a person serves as a bishop an area of a country for which a bishop is responsible
Translations of “bishopric”
in Chinese (Traditional) 主教任期, 主教管轄區…
in Chinese (Simplified) 主教任期, 主教管辖区…
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