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Virgin Mary

noun
1.
Mary (def 1).
2.
a Bloody Mary made without vodka or other liquor.
Origin of Virgin Mary
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English
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  • On the left is the Virgin Mary in what appears to be a large oval frame.

    Stained Glass Tours in France Charles Hitchcock Sherrill
  • It is that heathen fancy which connects the moon with the Virgin Mary.

    Moon Lore Timothy Harley
  • It was said that even the Virgin Mary at times prevented betrothals from ending in a marriage.

    The Dream Emile Zola
  • But the crucifix or the Virgin Mary were generally preferred; and why?

    Our Little Lady Emily Sarah Holt
  • No other instance is known, but, on the other hand, representations of the Virgin Mary with her babe are not uncommon.

    A Complete Guide to Heraldry Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
British Dictionary definitions for Virgin Mary

Virgin Mary

noun
1.
Mary, the mother of Christ Also called the Virgin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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