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Eucharist

  

      n  
1    the Christian sacrament in which Christ's Last Supper is commemorated by the consecration of bread and wine  
2    the consecrated elements of bread and wine offered in the sacrament  
3    Mass, esp. when regarded as the service where the sacrament of the Eucharist is administered  
     (C14: via Church Latin from Greek eukharistia, from eukharistos thankful, from eu- + kharizesthai to show favour, from kharis favour)  
  Eucharistic, Eucharistical      adj  
  Eucharistically      adv  
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