Definitions for abbacyˈæb ə si

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abbacy(noun)

    the jurisdiction or office of an abbot

Wiktionary

  1. abbacy(Noun)

    The dignity, estate, term, or jurisdiction of an abbot.

  2. Origin: From abbatie, from abbatia, from abbas, abbatis. See abbey.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abbacy(noun)

    the dignity, estate, or jurisdiction of an abbot

  2. Origin: [L. abbatia, fr. abbas, abbatis, abbot. See Abbey.]


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