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Sinecure

Si`ne`cure
n.1.An ecclesiastical benefice without the care of souls.
2.Any office or position which requires or involves little or no responsibility, labor, or active service.
A lucrative sinecure in the Excise.
- Macaulay.
v. t.1.To put or place in a sinecure.
Noun1.sinecure - a benefice to which no spiritual or pastoral duties are attached
2.sinecure - an office that involves minimal duties

SINECURE. In the ecclesiastical law, this term is used to signify that an ecclesiastical officer is without a charge or cure.
     2. In common parlance it means the receipt of a salary for an office when there are no duties to be performed.

benefice, ecclesiastical benefice
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