Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[awr-dn-air-ee-it, -eyt] /ˌɔr dnˈɛər i ɪt, -ˌeɪt/

Roman Catholic Church. (formerly) a province in which the faithful of an Eastern rite were under the rule of a prelate of their rite who had no territorial jurisdiction.


Read Also:

  • Ordinarily

    [awr-dn-air-uh-lee, awr-dn-er-uh-lee] /ˌɔr dnˈɛər ə li, ˈɔr dnˌɛr ə li/ adverb 1. most of the time; generally; usually: Ordinarily he wakes at seven. 2. in an unexceptional manner or fashion; modestly: a wealthy child who was dressed ordinarily. 3. to the usual extent; reasonably: to expect someone to be ordinarily honest. /ˈɔːdənrɪlɪ; ˈɔːdəˌnɛrɪlɪ/ adverb 1. […]

  • Ordinariness

    [awr-dn-er-ee] /ˈɔr dnˌɛr i/ adjective 1. of no special quality or interest; commonplace; unexceptional: One novel is brilliant, the other is decidedly ordinary; an ordinary person. 2. plain or undistinguished: ordinary clothes. 3. somewhat inferior or below average; mediocre. 4. customary; usual; normal: We plan to do the ordinary things this weekend. 5. Chiefly South […]

  • Ordinary-differential-equation

    noun 1. Mathematics. an equation containing derivatives but not partial derivatives.

  • Ordinary grade

    noun 1. (in Scotland) the formal name for O grade

Disclaimer: Ordinariate definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.