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 for episcopal
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Episcopal \E*pis"co*pal\, a. [L. episcopalis, fr. episcopus: cf.
     F. ['e]piscopal. See Bishop.]
     1. Governed by bishops; as, an episcopal church.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Belonging to, or vested in, bishops; as, episcopal
        jurisdiction or authority; the episcopal system.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Episcopal
      adj 1: of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Episcopal
             church; "the Episcopal hierarchy"; "married by an
             Episcopalian minister" [syn: Episcopal, Episcopalian]
      2: denoting or governed by or relating to a bishop or bishops
         [syn: episcopal, pontifical]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  21 Moby Thesaurus words for "episcopal":
     abbatial, abbatical, archiepiscopal, canonical, capitular,
     capitulary, churchly, clerical, ecclesiastic, episcopalian,
     evangelistic, ministerial, pastoral, prelatial, prelatic,
     priest-ridden, priestish, priestly, rabbinic, sacerdotal,
     ultramontane
  
  

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