noun, plural bre·vi·ar·ies.
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Of these the three first are included in the Roman breviary.
And he laid ashes on his head, and repeated, 'I am your breviary!The Great Book-Collectors|Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton
A priest was more likely to strike back with a sentence out of the breviary.The Surprises of Life|Georges Clemenceau
The Abbot resists with all his might, and is about to throw his breviary at his adversary.The Dance of Death|Francis Douce
The Breviary of Paris has been subjected to revisions in the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries.Hymns of the Early Church|John Brownlie