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Definitions of bishop:
  • noun:   (chess) a piece that can be moved diagonally over unoccupied squares of the same color
  • noun:   port wine mulled with oranges and cloves
  • noun:   a clergyman having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve apostles of Christ
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 2083 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #217)

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