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  • n. The papacy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The papacy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The papacy; the papal office or authority; the Church of Rome. Also papality.


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  • When the procession was done he would have gone privily out of Rome, for to eschew the office of the papalty, but against that the gates were kept so that he might not issue.

    The Golden Legend, vol. 3


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