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bishop

bish·op

bishop

 
 
pronunciation:
bI shp
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a clergyman who holds a high position in certain Christian churches. A bishop is often in charge of a group of churches.
The small congregation was looking forward excitedly to the visit from the bishop.
definition 2: a piece that can be moved diagonally across squares in the game of chess.
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