synodal (plural synodals)
- A tribute in money formerly paid to the bishop or archdeacon, at the time of his Easter visitation, by every parish priest, now made to the ecclesiastical commissioners; a procuration.
- Synodals are due, of common right, to the bishop only.
- A constitution made in a provincial or diocesan synod.
synodal (not comparable)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for synodal in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- “synodal” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).