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  • n. Home or offices of a pastor; comparable to a rectory
  • n. The role or responsibilities of a pastor.
  • n. The period of service of a particular pastor to his congregation; his term of office.
  • n. An organization or body consisting of multiple pastors.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The office, jurisdiction, or duty, of a pastor; pastorate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as pastorate.
  • n. Pasturage.

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