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Petrine  


      adj  
1      (New Testament)   of or relating to St Peter, his position of leadership, or the epistles, etc., attributed to him  
2      (R.C. Church)   of or relating to the supremacy in the Church that the pope is regarded as having inherited from St Peter  
the Petrine claims     
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nm.
the office junior, also known as "gopher" in US-EN
[Hum.];[UK] A self-employed male will often say "I'm everything from the Chairman to the tea boy"
n.
coffee shop used as an office especially using internet connection with your laptop computer
new term coined in 2010, not entered yet as "official"
n.
dominant position, use of an office with power and influence to expose or impose one's views
canned by Theodore Roosevelt

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