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anastasis

[ uh-nas-tuh-sis ]
/ əˈnæs tə sɪs /
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noun, plural a·nas·ta·ses [uh-nas-tuh-seez]. /əˈnæs təˌsiz/.

a representation, in Byzantine art, of Christ harrowing hell.

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Origin of anastasis

<Greek anástasis a raising up, removal. See ana-, stasis
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