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synod

syn·od

synod

 
pronunciation:
sI nd
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an assembly of the officers of a given church or denomination for the discussion of church affairs; ecclesiastical council.
definition 2: a group of churches following the doctrines established or decisions made by a particular assembly.
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derivation: synodal (adj.)
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