penitenser
Penitencer Pen"i*ten*cer, n. [F. p['e]nitencier.] A priest who heard confession and enjoined penance in extraordinary cases. [Written also {penitenser}.] [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Penitencer — Pen i*ten*cer, n. [F. p[ e]nitencier.] A priest who heard confession and enjoined penance in extraordinary cases. [Written also {penitenser}.] [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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