deanery

  1. the official residence of a dean
  2. the position or office of a dean

Deanery

A deanery (or decanate) is an ecclesiastical entity in the Roman Catholic Church, the Church of England and the Church of Norway. A deanery is either the jurisdiction or residence of a dean. == Catholic usage == In the Catholic Church, Can.374 §2 of the Code of Canon Law grants to bishops the possibility to join together several neighbouring pari...
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Deanery

• (n.) The office or the revenue of a dean. See the Note under Benefice, n., 3. • (n.) The residence of a dean. • (n.) The territorial jurisdiction of a dean.
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deanery

noun the official residence of a dean
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Deanery

[NHS] An NHS Deanery was a regional organisation, within the structure of the UK National Health Service (NHS), responsible for postgraduate medical and dental training. Deanerys have been replaced as of 2013 with Local Training and Education Boards (LETBs), that provide a similar service. ==Role== Each Deanery commissions postgraduate medi...
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Deanery

Dean'er·y noun ; plural Deaneries 1. The office or the revenue of a dean. See the Note under Benefice , noun , 3. 2. The residence of a dean. Shak. 3. The territorial jurisdiction of a dean. « Each archdeaconry is...
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Deanery

A regional subdivision of the Archdiocese. The Archdiocese of St. Louis comprises 10 deaneries: North City and South City (comprising the City of St. Louis); Northeast County, Northwest County, Southeast County, and Southwest County (comprising St. Louis County); Ste. Genevieve (comprising Ste. Genevieve, St. Francois, and Perry counties); Festus (...
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Deanery

The official office of a dean / the group of parishes within a Dean's jurisdiction.
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deanery

[n] - the official residence of a dean
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