Holy-see meaning

The see of the bishop of Rome.
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The authority, jurisdiction, and governmental functions associated with the papacy.
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(r.c.ch., proper) The papal see; Apostolic See.
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The episcopal jurisdiction of the Bishop of Rome, commonly known as the Pope. It is the preeminent see of the Catholic Church. It is also the sovereign entity headed by the Pope which governs the Vatican and represents the Catholic Church in temporal affairs.
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