Definitions for coadjutorkoʊˈædʒ ə tər, ˌkoʊ əˈdʒu tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

co•ad•ju•torkoʊˈædʒ ə tər, ˌkoʊ əˈdʒu tər(n.)

  1. an assistant.

  2. a bishop who assists another bishop and has the right of succession.

    Category: Religion

Origin of coadjutor:

1400–50; late ME < L, =co-co - +adjūtor helper (adjū-, base of adjuvāre to help (cf. adjutant ) +-tor -tor )

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coadjutor(noun)

    an assistant to a bishop


  1. coadjutor(Noun)

    An assistant or helper.

  2. coadjutor(Noun)

    An assistant to a bishop.

  3. Origin: From coadjuteur, from coadiutor, from co- + adiutor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coadjutor(noun)

    one who aids another; an assistant; a coworker

  2. Coadjutor(noun)

    the assistant of a bishop or of a priest holding a benefice


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