In commendam

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IN COMMENDAM. The state or condition of a church living, which is void or vacant, and it is commended to the care of some one. In, Louisiana, there is a species of partnership called a partnership in commendam. Vide Commendam.

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The award will be presented to Commendator Cantarutti by the Honorable Mauro Battocchi, the Consul General of Italy in San Francisco, CA, at the Italian Film Festival on Saturday, October 31, 2015.
The chronicler reports: 'Severus [sic], episcopus Ulixibonensis, episcopus Eborensis, Martinus, commendator milicie de Palmela .
Carrick 800 re- enactment of The Kennedy Feuds I, including the roasting of the Commendator of Crossraguel Abbey.
5) Nacquero la "Societa Ginnastica di Torino" e la Palestra di Torino (1844), tra i cui benemeriti fondatori il De Amicis scherzosamente annovera uno dei personaggi di Amore e ginnastica, il Commendator Celzani.