Vi*ca"ri*ate (?), a.

Having delegated power, as a vicar; vicarious.



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Vi*ca"ri*ate, n. [LL. vicariatus, or F. vicariat.]

Delegated office or power; vicarship; the office or oversight of a vicar.

The vicariate of that part of Germany which is governed by the Saxon laws devolved on the elector of Saxony. Robertson.


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