cam·er·len·go (kăm′ər-lĕnggō) also cam·er·lin·go (-lĭnggō)
n. pl. cam·er·len·gos
The cardinal who manages the pope's secular affairs.
[Italian camerlengo; akin to Old French chamberlenc; see CHAMBERLAIN.]
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