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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An acolyte who carries a vessel for burning incense

Usage examples (33)
  • Note the second thurifer in action on the gospel side:
  • The incense is so thick you can barely see the thurifer.
  • The thurifer and taperers have girded albs, without dalmatics.
  • At the Sanctus the thurifer comes accompanied by the torch-bearers. for more
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