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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to the Christian sacrament (as in the Roman Catholic and many Protestant churches) of purification from sin and of spiritual rebirth..

Usage examples (31)
  • Hence the constituent elements of the baptismal rite are water and a Trinitarian formula
  • baptismal font
  • Non-violent action was called a baptismal service.
  • They were also used in ancient times in the ceremony of baptism, and they are called baptismal basins, by some foreign writers. for more
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