Pronunciation: (heb-dom'u-der"ē), [key]
—n., pl. -dar•ies,
Rom. Cath. Ch.a member of a church or monastery appointed for one week to sing the chapter Mass and lead in the recitation of the breviary.
hebdomadal (def. 1).
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