ministerial

EnglishEdit

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  • IPA(key): /ˌmɪn.əˈstiɹ.i.əl/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

ministerial (not comparable)

  1. Related to a religious minister or ministry.
  2. Related to a governmental minister or ministry.
  3. Having the power to wield delegated executive authority.
  4. (Especially law) Serving as an instrument or means (i.e., procedural or ancillary, not substantive).
    Filling out the form under the direction of a lawyer is a ministerial task performed by a legal secretary.

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SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ministerial m, f (plural ministeriales)

  1. ministerial
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 22:02