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Definition of Bishop
BishopBishop Bish"op, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bishoped; p. pr. & vb.
To admit into the church by confirmation; to confirm; hence,
to receive formally to favor. BishopBishop Bish"op, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bishoped; p. pr. & vb.
n. Bishoping.] [From the name of the scoundrel who first
practiced it. Youatt.] (Far.)
To make seem younger, by operating on the teeth; as, to
bishop an old horse or his teeth.
Note: The plan adopted is to cut off all the nippers with a
saw to the proper length, and then with a cutting
instrument the operator scoops out an oval cavity in
the corner nippers, which is afterwards burnt with a
hot iron until it is black. --J. H. Walsh. bishopBustle Bus"tle, n.
A kind of pad or cushion worn on the back below the waist, by
women, to give fullness to the skirts; -- called also
bishop, and tournure.
Meaning of Bishop from wikipedia
- A bishop
from the New Testament
of the Christian Bible
boy ἐπίσκοπος, epískopos, "overseer", "guardian") is an ordained, consecrated...
- In the Catholic
Church, a bishop
is an ordained minister
of the sacrament
of holy orders
and is responsible
- auxiliary bishop
is a bishop
****igned to ****ist the diocesan bishop
and administrative needs
of the diocese. Auxiliary bishops
- Bridget Bishop
(c. 1632 – 10 June 1692) was the first person executed
for witchcraft during
the Salem witch trials
in 1692. Altogether, about
score, also Bishop
's score, also known
as cervix score
is a pre-labor scoring system
to ****ist in predicting whether induction
- Brian Bishop
(born 18 June 1980) is an English
comedian, actor, writer
and star of The Kevin Bishop
he co-wrote with Lee Hupfield. Bishop
- the senior bishop
and prin****l leader
of the Church
of England, the symbolic
head of the worldwide Anglican Communion
and the diocesan bishop
of the Diocese...
- John Joseph Bishop
(born 30 November
1966) is an English
comedian, presenter, actor, and former
pla**** for Hyde FC and Southport
- The bishop
(♗,♝) is a piece
in the game of chess. Each player begins
the game with two bishops
. One starts between
the king's knight
and the king, the...
28, 1944) is an American actress
and dancer, best known
for her roles
as matriarch Emily Gilmore
on the series
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