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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A container for burning incense (especially one that is swung on a chain in a religious ritual).

Usage examples (24)
  • Also nobody ever gives time off for thurible lighting.
  • Celebrant, who once more puts incense into the thurible.
  • Compare this, for example, to the uncapped Ambrosian thurible.
  • In addition, the office is where the thurible is stored and lit. for more
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