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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The jurisdiction of a bishop; episcopate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Jurisdiction of a bishop; episcopate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The jurisdiction of a bishop; episcopate; episcopacy. Also bishopship.
  • n. Bishops collectively.

Etymologies

bishop +‎ -dom (Wiktionary)

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