lay pastor meaning, lay pastor definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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pastor

  

      n  
1    a clergyman or priest in charge of a congregation  
2    a person who exercises spiritual guidance over a number of people  
3       an archaic word for       shepherd       1  
4      (Also called)    rosy pastor   a S Asian starling, Sturnus roseus, having glossy black head and wings and a pale pink body  
     (C14: from Latin: shepherd, from pascere to feed)  
  pastorship      n  
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exp.
adopt a detached attitude; relax

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