Pronunciation: (preb'un-der"ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/prebendary.html on line 73 [key]
1. a canon or member of the clergy who is entitled to a prebend for special services at a cathedral or collegiate church.
2. Ch. of Eng.an honorary canon having the title of a prebend but not receiving a stipend.
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