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English definition of “curate”

curate

noun [C]     /ˈkjʊə.rət/ US  /ˈkjʊr.ət/
a priest of the lowest rank , especially in the Church of England , whose job is to help the vicar (= priest of a particular area )Religious leaders and officials
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