collegial kuh-LEE-jee-uhl; -juhl, adjective:
- Characterized by or having authority or responsibility shared equally by each of a group of colleagues.
- Characterized by equal sharing of authority especially by Roman Catholic bishops.
- Of or relating to a college or university; collegiate.
- Characterized by camaraderie among colleagues.
Coach Saban's off season practice schedule not only improves the player's physical and mental condition, it also fosters a sense of collegial spirit among the entire team.