Di*oc"e*san [LL. dioecesanus: cf. F. dioc'esain.]

Of or pertaining to a diocese; as, diocesan missions.

 

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Di*oc"e*san, n.

1.

A bishop, viewed in relation to his diocese; as, the diocesan of New York.

2. pl.

The clergy or the people of a diocese.

Strype.

 

© Webster 1913.

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