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Definitions for archdiocese
ˌɑrtʃˈdaɪ əˌsis, -sɪsarch·dio·cese

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. archdiocese(noun)

    the diocese of an archbishop


  1. archdiocese(Noun)

    In Christian denominations, the area administered by an archbishop.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Archdiocese(noun)

    the diocese of an archbishop

    Etymology: [Pref. arch- + diocese.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Archdiocese

    ärch-dī′o-sēz, n. the diocese of an archbishop. [Arch, chief, and Diocese.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of archdiocese in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of archdiocese in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of archdiocese in a Sentence

  1. Theodore McCarrick:

    While shocked by the report, and while maintaining my innocence, I considered it essential that the charges be reported to the police, thoroughly investigated by an independent agency, and given to the Review Board of the Archdiocese of New York, i fully cooperated in the process.

  2. Ramsey County Attorney John Choi:

    Today's historic agreement increases oversight and transparency to systemically change how the archdiocese protects children and responds to suspected incidents of child sexual abuse.

  3. Edward Beck:

    He had a senior office in the archdiocese, which is why he was seen as liable.

  4. Anne Barrett Doyle of BishopAccountability.org:

    Today's news from Minnesota is a sobering reminder that the real source of accountability in the Catholic abuse crisis continues to reside outside the church, nienstedt and Piche would still be in power if not for (Choi's) recent indictment of the archdiocese.

  5. Timothy Dolan:

    This archdiocese, while saddened and shocked, asks prayers for all involved, and renews its apology to all victims abused by priests, we also thank the victim for courage in coming forward and participating in our Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program, as we hope this can bring a sense of resolution and fairness.

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