Apostolic see

Definition of Apostolic see

a see founded and governed by an apostle; specifically, the Church of Rome; - so called because, in the Roman Catholic belief, the pope is the successor of St. Peter, the prince of the apostles, and the only apostle who has successors in the apostolic office.
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