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Lamentations

/ (ˌlæmɛnˈteɪʃənz) /
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noun (functioning as singular)
a book of the Old Testament, traditionally ascribed to the prophet Jeremiah, lamenting the destruction of Jerusalem
a musical setting of these poems
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