Meaning of prebend

preb•end

Pronunciation: (preb'und), [key]
— n.
  1. a stipend allotted from the revenues of a cathedral or a collegiate church to a canon or member of the chapter.
  2. the land yielding such a stipend.
  3. a prebendary.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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