Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The office, dignity, or position of a primate (church officer).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The office, dignity, or position of a primate; primacy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The office or dignity of primate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the office of primate

Etymologies

primate +‎ -ship (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • (Dionysius von Alexandrien, 1867, p. 26): "As Dionysius participated in the power, so also he shared in the task of the primateship."

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