- (British) IPA: /ˈklɛɹɪkəl/
clerical (not comparable)
- Of or relating to clerks or their work.
- 1899 February, Joseph Conrad, “The Heart of Darkness”, in Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, volume CLXV, number M, New York, N.Y.: The Leonard Scott Publishing Company, […], OCLC 1042815524 ↗, part I:
- ‘The groans of this sick person,’ he said, ‘distract my attention. And without that it is extremely difficult to guard against clerical errors in this climate.’
- Of or relating to the clergy.
- French: administratif
- Russian: канцеля́рский
- French: clérical
- German: klerikal, geistlich, priesterlich
- Portuguese: clerical
- Russian: духо́вный
- Spanish: clerical
clerical (plural clericals)
- A member of the clergy.