What does BENEFICIO PRIMA [ECCLESIAS- TICO HABENDO] mean?

BENEFICIO PRIMA [ECCLESIAS- TICO HABENDO] meaning in Law Dictionary

In English legislation. An old writ, that has been dealt with by the master towards the lord chancellor, to bestow the benefice that will initially fall-in the royal gift, above or under a specified price, upon people named therein. Reg. Orig. 307.