Popedom
Popedom Pope"dom, n. [AS. p[=a]ped[=o]m.] 1. The place, office, or dignity of the pope; papal dignity. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. The jurisdiction of the pope. [1913 Webster]


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  • popedom — /pohp deuhm/, n. 1. the office or dignity of a pope. 2. the tenure of office of a pope. 3. the papal government. [bef. 1150; ME pape dom; OE papdom. See POPE, DOM] * * * …   Universalium

  • popedom — noun a) The jurisdiction of the pope. b) The place, office, or dignity of the pope; papal dignity …   Wiktionary

  • popedom — n. 1. Papacy, pontificate. 2. Papal jurisdiction, apostolic see …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • popedom — pope·dom …   English syllables

  • popedom — /ˈpoʊpdəm/ (say pohpduhm) noun 1. the office or dignity of a pope. 2. the tenure of office of a pope. 3. the papal government. 4. a system resembling the papacy …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Dispope — Dis*pope , v. t. To refuse to consider as pope; to depose from the popedom. [1913 Webster] One whom they dispoped. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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