Impropriation

Impropriation, the transference of the revenues of a benefice to a layman or lay body to be devoted to spiritual uses.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Impressment * Imputation
Impenetrability
Imperative, The Categorical
Imperial Federation
Imperial Institute
Imperialism
Impetigo
Impey, Sir Elijah
Imponderables
Impressionism
Impressment
Impropriation
Imputation
In Cæna Domini
Inachos
In-and-in
Inca
Incandescent Light
Incarnation
Incense
Inchbald, Elizabeth
Inchcolm

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Impropriation in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable