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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A room in a church where holy vessels and vestments are kept or meetings are held.

Usage examples (28)
  • In the sacristy is a horrid and appropriate image of the bad thief.
  • A sacristy is a room where sacred vessels and vestments are kept.
  • ALLEN: Well, he is in a room called the sacristy, which is, if you like, the prep room for priests before the mass.
  • Opposite the sacristy is a curious twelfth-century tomb from for more
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