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Definition of episcopal:

  1. Belonging to, or vested in, bishops; as, episcopal jurisdiction or authority; the episcopal system.
  2. Governed by bishops; as, an episcopal church.


clerical, the Archbishop of Canterbury, archbishopric, abbess, bishopric, pompous, apostolic, abbot, pontifical, apostolical, archbishop, overblown, portentous, grandiloquent, bishop, canon, cardinal, papal, archdeacon, ecclesiastical, Episcopalian.

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