archdiocese[ärc̸h′dī′ə sis, -sēz′]
archdiocese definition by Webster's New World
the diocese of an archbishop
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- archdiocesan adjective
archdiocese definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The district under an archbishop's jurisdiction.
- archˌdi·ocˈe·san adjective