- An advowson whereby the patron has a right of presentation to the bishop or ordinary.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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Advowson — • In English law the right of patronage of a church or ecclesiastical benefice, a right exercised by nomination of a clergyman to such church or other benefice Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Advowson Advowson … Catholic encyclopedia
advowson — /aedvawzan/ In English ecclesiastical law, the right of presentation to a church or ecclesiastical benefice; the right of presenting a fit person to the bishop, to be by him admitted and instituted to a certain benefice within the diocese, which… … Black's law dictionary
presentative — See advowson presentative … Ballentine's law dictionary
presentative advowson — /prazentatav advawzan/ See advowson … Black's law dictionary