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  • PREBENDARY (Lat.
  • The clergy of such churches were generally canons, and the titles canon and prebendary were, and are, sometimes used as synonymous.
  • A member of such a college is a canon in virtue of the spiritual duties which he has to perform, and the assignation to him of a stall in choir and a place in chapter; he is a prebendary in virtue of his benefice.
  • In the Roman Catholic Church the duties of a prebendary as such generally consist in his attendance at choral office in his church.
  • A prebendary may be either simple or a dignitary.
 

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