brief

[brief]
Derivation

  • Latin: breve, short

Article

A compendious papal letter lacking some of the solemnity and formality of a Bull, bearing the device or seal of the fisherman’s ring.

MLA Citation

  • “brief”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 September 2010. Web. 3 May 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/brief/>