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SUFFRAGAN (Med. Lat. suffraganeus suf...

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Originally appearing in Volume V26, Page 30 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SUFFRAGAN (Med. Lat. suffraganeus suffragator, one who assists, from suffragari, to vote in favour of, to support) in the Christian Church, (I) a diocesan bishop in his relation to the metropolitan; (2) an assistant bishop. (See the article BISHOP.)
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