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  • n. Plural form of nonregent.


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  • The doctors themselves were not always anxious to exercise their prerogative; the teaching devolved in large measure upon the bachelors, and the masters were classified as regents (those who taught) and as nonregents, who were content with the prestige implied by their degree or were eager for other occupations.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 5: Diocese-Fathers of Mercy


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