Meaning of “rectory” in the English Dictionary

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"rectory" in British English

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rectorynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈrek.tər.i/ us /ˈrek.tɚ.i/

the house in which a rector lives

(Definition of “rectory” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rectory" in American English

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rectorynoun [ C ]

us /ˈrek·tə·ri/

a house in which a rector or other priest lives

(Definition of “rectory” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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