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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
is an ordained clergy member
who is entrusted
with a position
in a religious
institution. In Christianity, bishops
- Bishop Bishop
to: William Bishop
) (c. 1553–1624), Roman Catholic Vicar Apostolic
) (1908–1994), Anglican...
- Elizabeth Bishop
(February 8, 1911 – October
6, 1979) was an American
poet and short-story writer. She was Consultant
to the Library
- The sea bishop
-fish was a type of sea monster reported
in the 16th century. According
to legend, it was taken
to the King of Poland, who wished...
- A coadjutor bishop
coadjutor) is a bishop
in the Catholic, Anglican, and (historically) Eastern Orthodox churches whose
main role is to ****ist...
- John Marcus Bishop
(born 30 November
1966) is an English
comedian, presenter, actor
footballer. Bishop formerly
as a midfielder...
- In the Catholic
Church, a bishop
is an ordained minister
of the sacrament
of holy orders
and is responsible
- senior bishop
and a prin****l leader
of the Church
of England, the ceremonial
head of the worldwide Anglican Communion
and the diocesan bishop
- William Bradford Bishop
Jr. (born August
1, 1936) is a former United States Foreign Service officer
who has been a fugitive
from justice since
28, 1944) is an American actress
and dancer, best known
for her roles
as matriarch Emily Gilmore
on the series
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