Definition of prelatic in English:

prelatic

Pronunciation /prəˈladik/ /prəˈlædɪk/

adjective

formal, historical

See prelate

‘It is also important to distinguish between a Shepherd's Cross and a bishop's crosier, which is simply a symbol of prelatic authority and jurisdiction.’

Pronunciation

prelatic

/prəˈladik/ /prəˈlædɪk/