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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Marks resembling the wounds on the crucified body of Christ.

Usage examples (30)
  • As he awaited sentencing on bribe charges, Oliver Thomas seemingly implied that he had stigmata from a similar heroic episode:
  • Olmütz, the other to the Dominicans, energetically condemns them for calling the stigmata in question (Potthast, 10308 and 10309).
  • The amount of blood lost during the so called stigmata varied, and some observers estimated it at about one and three-quarter pints.
  • Francis the peculiar and signal prerogative of the stigmata, that is to say, previous to imprinting on his body the five wounds of our for more
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