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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of ordaining; Logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements; The status of being ordained to a sacred office.

Usage examples (34)
  • All too often, the time spent as a deacon is seen simply as the prelude to priestly ordination.
  • The rabbi's family was present for his ordination
  • From the seventies, some Tibetans have taken bhikshuni ordination from the Chinese tradition.
  • Much of this co-ordination is achieved through the consortium and consultative groups set up by the World Bank. for more
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