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Pontificate

Pon`tif´i`cate
n.1.The state or dignity of a high priest; specifically, the office of the pope.
2.The term of office of a pontiff.
v. i.1.(R. C. Ch.) To perform the duty of a pontiff.
Noun1.pontificate - the government of the Roman Catholic Church
Synonyms: papacy
Verb1.pontificate - administer a pontifical office
2.pontificate - talk in a dogmatic and pompous manner; "The new professor always pontificates"
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