Synonyms of episcopate


1. episcopate, tenure, term of office, incumbency

usage: the term of office of a bishop

2. diocese, bishopric, episcopate, jurisdiction

usage: the territorial jurisdiction of a bishop

3. episcopacy, episcopate, people

usage: the collective body of bishops

4. bishopry, episcopate, position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation

usage: the office and dignity of a bishop

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