Definition for SEE

SEE, n. [Fr. siége; Scot. sege; Arm. sich.]

  1. The seat of episcopal power; a diocese; the jurisdiction of a bishop. Swift.
  2. The seat of an archbishop; a province or jurisdiction of an archbishop; as, an arch-episcopal see. – Shak.
  3. The seat, place, or office of the Pope or Roman pontif; as, the papal see.
  4. The authority of the Pope or court of Rome; as, to appeal to the see of Rome. – Addison.

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