noun, plural as·per·gil·la [as-per-jil-uh], /ˌæs pərˈdʒɪl ə/, as·per·gil·lums.Roman Catholic Church.
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A portion of the cylindrical stem of a flabellum or aspergillum, probably French of the twelfth century, is in the British Museum.History of the Fan|George Woolliscroft Rhead
The brush used for sprinkling is an aspergill (aspergillum), or aspersoir, and the vessel for this water an aspersorium.
On this table were a silver crucifix, a vase filled with holy water, and an aspergillum.The Memoirs of Victor Hugo|Victor Hugo
We have already mentioned an ancient Christian fresco in which an aspergillum is represented.The Ceremonies of the Holy-Week at Rome|Charles Michael Baggs
He is attended by a minister with a vase of holy water, an aspergillum and a copy of the Rituale or missal.