American English

Definition of clerical adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    clerical

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈklɛrɪkl//
     
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1connected with office work clerical workers/staff/assistants a clerical error (= one made in copying or calculating something)
  2. 2connected with the clergy (= priests) a clerical collar (= one that fastens at the back, worn by some priests)
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: clerical