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