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churchwarden

church·ward·en

churchwarden

 
pronunciation:
chuhrch wor dn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: in the Anglican Church, a lay officer who manages the secular or legal affairs of the church.
definition 2: in the Episcopal Church, one of two elected lay officers who manage the secular affairs of the church.
definition 3: a long-stemmed smoking pipe made of clay.