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antidoron

[ahn-dee-th aw-rawn; English an-tee-dawr-on, -dohr-]
noun
  1. Also called holy bread. Greek Orthodox Church. bread blessed and distributed to the congregation at the end of the liturgy.
  2. Eastern Church. eulogia(def 1).
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Origin of antidoron

1840–50; < Late Greek antidôron return gift, equivalent to anti- anti- + dôron gift, derivative of didónai to give
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