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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. the worldly possessions of a church;
[syn: temporalty, temporality]

2. in Christianity, members of a religious community that do not have the priestly responsibilities of ordained clergy;
[syn: laity, temporalty]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Temporalty \Tem"po*ral*ty\, n. [See Temporality.] 1. The laity; secular people. [Obs.] --Abp. Abbot. [1913 Webster] 2. A secular possession; a temporality. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

temporalty n 1: the worldly possessions of a church [syn: temporalty, temporality] 2: in Christianity, members of a religious community that do not have the priestly responsibilities of ordained clergy [syn: laity, temporalty] [ant: clergy]