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diocese
American English: /ˈdaɪəsəs/
, /ˈdaɪəˌsiz/
British English: /ˈdʌɪəsɪs/

Translation of diocese in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Nothing has been said about what would become of parishes, clergy, or dioceses in a church which walks apart.
    • That's one reason that there has been a spontaneous burst of energy in dioceses whose bishops are retiring.
    • Two parish priests in the dioceses of Lincoln and Southwark even provided dates for the ceremonies, which they agreed could take place in their own churches.

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