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Spell Check of diocese

Correct spelling: diocese

Definition of diocese:

  1. The circuit of country subject ecclesiastically to a bishop's jurisdiction.

Common misspellings for diocese:

siocese.

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Examples of usage for diocese:

  1. During the years which precede 1457, Johann Fust and Peter Schoeffer, the one a goldsmith, the other a clerk in minor orders of the diocese of Mainz, are involved in the obscurity and uncertainty which surround Gutenberg's career. – Fine Books by Alfred W. Pollard
  2. The third was held in September, 1890, under the presidency of the bishop of the diocese and was attended by 1500 delegates, including eight or ten bishops and many Catholic statesmen and peers from all countries. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae

Quotes for diocese:

  1. In applying this subject to the melancholy event, which has deprived this Diocese of its venerable Bishop, we presume not to compare him with the blessed Apostle, of whom we have been speaking.
  2. In the scattered settlements of this Diocese, schools and Churches are of necessity for many years few in number, and multitudes of both sexes are growing up in great ignorance.
  3. Well, today, the diocese is more than ever a microcosm.

Rhymes for diocese:

  1. dioceses;
  2. archdiocese, psoriasis;
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