Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The institution, government, or authority of a church.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The institution, government, or authority of a church.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The government, jurisdiction, or authority of the church.

Etymologies

church +‎ -dom (Wiktionary)

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