Definition of possessionate in English:

possessionate

adjective

historical
  • Of a cleric, religious order, etc.: having temporal possessions or endowments.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin possessionatus possessed of (frequently 1380–1583 in British sources), (of the clergy) owning property (frequently from 1345 in British sources) from classical Latin possessiōn-, possessiō + -ātus.

Pronunciation

possessionate

/pəˈzɛʃ(ə)nət//pəˈzɛʃ(ə)nət/