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Overview of noun ostiary

The noun ostiary has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. doorkeeper, ostiary, ostiarius

(the lowest of the minor Holy Orders in the unreformed Western Church but now suppressed by the Roman Catholic Church)

2. doorkeeper, doorman, door guard, hall porter, porter, gatekeeper, ostiary

(someone who guards an entrance) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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