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Definition of manse noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

manse

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//mæns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//mæns//
 
Religious buildings
 
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the house of a Christian minister, especially in Scotland See related entries: Religious buildings Word Origin late 15th cent. (denoting the principal house of an estate): from medieval Latin mansus ‘house, dwelling’, from manere ‘remain’.
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