camerlengo definition by Webster's New World
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R.C.Ch. a cardinal in charge of the papal treasury and accounts
Origin: Italian camarlingo, chamberlain ; from Germanic kamerlinc: see chamberlain
camerlengo definition by American Heritage Dictionary
also cam·er·lin·gonoun pl. cam·er·len·gos also cam·er·lin·gos
The cardinal who manages the pope's secular affairs.
Origin: Italian camerlengo; akin to Old French chamberlenc; see chamberlain.