Pronunciation: (dā'tu-rē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/datary.html on line 73 [key]
—pl. -ries. Rom. Cath. Ch.
1. the office of the Curia Romana that investigates candidates for papal benefices.
2. the cardinal who heads this office.
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