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English definition of “clerical”

clerical

adjective uk   /ˈkler.ɪ.kəl/ us  

clerical adjective (OFFICE WORK)

relating to work done in an office: a clerical job (= a job performing general office duties). a clerical error (= a mistake made in the office)Jobs, careers and professionsWorking

clerical adjective (PRIEST)

relating to a priest or priests: clerical ministryReligious leaders and officials
(Definition of clerical from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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