a cross with three horizontal crosspieces.
a cross with three crosspieces
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. the dogma that the pope cannot err in a solemn teaching addressed to the whole church on a matter of faith or morals.
[pey-puh-lahyz] /ˈpeɪ pəˌlaɪz/ verb (used with or without object), papalized, papalizing. 1. to become or render .
- Papal law
noun a decree of regulations made or adopted by the Pope for the Roman Catholic Church and its members
plural noun 1. the areas comprising a large district in central Italy ruled as a temporal domain by the popes from a.d. 755 until the greater part of it was annexed in 1860, by Victor Emmanuel II: the remaining part, Rome and its environs, was absorbed into the kingdom of Italy in 1870. plural noun […]