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pope         

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      n  
1    often cap   the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church  
   Related adj       papal  
2      (Eastern Orthodox Churches)  
a    a title sometimes given to a parish priest  
b    a title sometimes given to the Greek Orthodox patriarch of Alexandria  
3    a person assuming or having a status or authority resembling that of a pope  
     (Old English papa, from Church Latin: bishop, esp. of Rome, from Late Greek papas father-in-God, from Greek pappas father)  
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pope          [2]  
      n   another name for ruffe (the fish)  

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ruffe   , ruff   [3]  
      n   a European freshwater teleost fish, Acerina cernua, having a single spiny dorsal fin: family Percidae (perches),   (Also called)    pope         
     (C15: perhaps an alteration of rough (referring to its scales))  


pope          [1]  
      n  
1    often cap   the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church  
   Related adj       papal  
2      (Eastern Orthodox Churches)  
a    a title sometimes given to a parish priest  
b    a title sometimes given to the Greek Orthodox patriarch of Alexandria  
3    a person assuming or having a status or authority resembling that of a pope  
     (Old English papa, from Church Latin: bishop, esp. of Rome, from Late Greek papas father-in-God, from Greek pappas father)  
pope          [2]  
      n   another name for ruffe (the fish)  
Pope  
      n   Alexander. 1688--1744, English poet, regarded as the most brilliant satirist of the Augustan period, esp. with his Imitations of Horace (1733--38). His technical virtuosity is most evident in The Rape of the Lock (1712--14). Other works include The Dunciad (1728; 1742), the Moral Essays (1731--35), and An Essay on Man (1733--34)  
pope's eye  
      n  
1    (in sheep and cows) a gland in the middle of the thigh surrounded by fat  
      adj  
  popeseye  
2    (in Scotland) denoting a cut of steak  
pope's nose  
      n      another name for       parson's nose  

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Pope         
      n   Alexander. 1688--1744, English poet, regarded as the most brilliant satirist of the Augustan period, esp. with his Imitations of Horace (1733--38). His technical virtuosity is most evident in The Rape of the Lock (1712--14). Other works include The Dunciad (1728; 1742), the Moral Essays (1731--35), and An Essay on Man (1733--34)  


pope   [1]  
      n  
1    often cap   the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church  
   Related adj       papal  
2      (Eastern Orthodox Churches)  
a    a title sometimes given to a parish priest  
b    a title sometimes given to the Greek Orthodox patriarch of Alexandria  
3    a person assuming or having a status or authority resembling that of a pope  
     (Old English papa, from Church Latin: bishop, esp. of Rome, from Late Greek papas father-in-God, from Greek pappas father)  
pope   [2]  
      n   another name for ruffe (the fish)  
pope's eye  
      n  
1    (in sheep and cows) a gland in the middle of the thigh surrounded by fat  
      adj  
  popeseye  
2    (in Scotland) denoting a cut of steak  
pope's nose  
      n      another name for       parson's nose  

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pope

  
  
Bishop of Rome, Holy Father, pontiff, Vicar of Christ  

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n.
(Latin for "God wills it") was the cry of the people at the declaration of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095.
The phrase appears variously as Deus vult (Classical Latin), Dieu le veut (French), Deus lo vult or Deus lo volt (catalan), etc.
n.
Opposition to the disestablishment of the Church of England i.e.the English branch of the Western Christian Church, which combines Catholic and Protestant traditions, rejects the Pope’s authority, and has the monarch as its titular head
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