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pres•by•ter



Pronunciation: (prez'bi-tur, pres'-), [key]
n.
1. (in the early Christian church) an office bearer who exercised teaching, priestly, and administrative functions.
2. (in hierarchical churches) a priest.
3. an elder in a Presbyterian church.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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