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Rectory Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    rectory n : an official residence provided by a church for its parson or vicar or rector [syn: parsonage, vicarage]
Rectory Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Rectory \Rec"to*ry\ (-t?*r?), n.; pl. Rectories (-r?z). [Cf. OF. rectorie or rectorerie, LL. rectoria.]
  1. The province of a rector; a parish church, parsonage, or spiritual living, with all its rights, tithes, and glebes.
  2. A rector's mansion; a parsonage house.

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  • Rectory: A rectory is the residence, or former residence, of a rector , most often a Christian cleric, but in some cases an academic rector or ...
  • First Presbyterian Church Rectory (Poughkeepsie, New York): First Presbyterian Church Rectory is a historic Presbyterian church rectory located at Poughkeepsie , Dutchess County, New York . ...
  • Rectory Field: Rectory Field is a playing field in Blackheath, London . It was developed in the 1880s by Blackheath Cricket, Football and Lawn Tennis ...
  • Borley Rectory: Borley Rectory was a Victorian era mansion located in the village of Borley , Essex , England . previous rectory , and destroyed by fire in 1939 ...
  • Immaculate Conception Rectory: Immaculate Conception Rectory may refer to: Rectory and Church of the Immaculate Conception , Norfolk, Connecticut, NRHP-listed ...
  • Rectory Road railway station: Rectory Road railway station is a railway station in Stoke Newington in the London Borough of Hackney , North London , United Kingdom . ...
  • Trinity Rectory: Trinity Rectory is an historic building at the corner of Clarendon Street and Newbury Street in Boston, Massachusetts . It is a brick ...

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