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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 di·o·cese /ˈdaɪəsəs, ˌsis, ˌsiz/
 主教教區

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Di·o·cese n.; pl. Dioceses   Eccl. The circuit or extent of a bishop's jurisdiction; the district in which a bishop exercises his ecclesiastical authority. [Frequently, but improperly, spelt diocess.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 diocese
      n : the territorial jurisdiction of a bishop [syn: bishopric]