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ostensory

[o-sten-suh-ree] /ɒˈstɛn sə ri/
noun, plural ostensories. Roman Catholic Church.
Also, ostensorium.
Origin of ostensory
1715-1725
1715-25; < Medieval Latin ostēnsōrium; see ostensive, -tory2
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ostensory

/ɒsˈtɛnsərɪ/
noun (pl) -sories
1.
(RC Church) another word for monstrance
Word Origin
C18: from Medieval Latin ostensorium; see ostensible
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