magisterium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin magisterium (office of a president, chief; magisterium), from magister (master).

Noun[edit]

magisterium (plural magisteriums or magisteria)

  1. the teaching office or authority of the Roman Catholic Church.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From magister (master).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

magisterium n (genitive magisteriī); second declension

  1. the office of a president, chief, director, superintendent
  2. magisterium

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative magisterium magisteria
genitive magisteriī magisteriōrum
dative magisteriō magisteriīs
accusative magisterium magisteria
ablative magisteriō magisteriīs
vocative magisterium magisteria

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