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Oxford dictionary definition of the word prelacy:
noun (plural prelacies)
[mass noun] chiefly archaic
the government of the Christian Church by clerics of high social rank and power.
[count noun] the office or rank of a prelate.
(the prelacy) prelates collectively.
Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French prelacie, from medieval Latin prelatia, from praelatus (see prelate)