Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Priests collectively; the priesthood.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Priests, collectively; the priesthood; -- so called in contempt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Priests collectively; the priesthood: in contempt.

Etymologies

priest +‎ -ery (Wiktionary)

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