bishop

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈbɪʃəp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bish‧op

Noun[change]

Singular
bishop

Plural
bishops

  1. In some churches a bishop is a senior minister or priest, and is responsible for a diocese.
  2. (chess) A bishop is a piece in a game called chess.