[ li-tur-jiks ]
/ lɪˈtɜr dʒɪks /
noun (used with a singular verb)
the science or art of conducting public worship.
the study of liturgies.
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Origin of liturgics
1670–80; plural of liturgic<Medieval Latin lītūrgicus liturgical; see -ics
Words nearby liturgics
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Example sentences from the Web for liturgics
One topic under this title of Liturgics requires special mention—the use of music in the church.A History of American Christianity|Leonard Woolsey Bacon
British Dictionary definitions for liturgics
/ (lɪˈtɜːdʒɪks) /
(functioning as singular) the study of liturgiesAlso called: liturgiology (lɪˌtɜːdʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
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