Definition of annates in English:


Line breaks: an|nates
Pronunciation: /ˈaneɪts/

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chiefly historical
A year’s revenue of a Roman Catholic see or benefice, paid to the Pope by a bishop or other cleric on his appointment.


early 16th century: from French, from medieval Latin annata 'year's proceeds', from annus 'year'.

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