episcopate

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  • n.主教团(统称某教会或地区的主教);主教职位;主教任期
  • Web主教之职;主教辖区
Plural Form:episcopates  
episcopate
n.
1.
主教团(统称某教会或地区的主教)the bishops of a particular church or area
2.
主教职位;主教任期the job of bishop or the period of time during which sb is bishop