Definition of 'ordination'
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What had persuaded the young infantry company commander to seek ordination? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The lives of the people seeking ordination make that plain. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I support the ordination of women as bishops. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The denomination of the church supports ordination of women, and the people she reported to were very helpful and supportive. Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: ordination NOUN
When someone's ordination takes place, they are made a member of the clergy.
...supporters of the ordination of women.
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