presanctified

[ pree-sangk-tuh-fahyd ]
/ priˈsæŋk təˌfaɪd /

adjective

(of the Eucharistic elements) consecrated at a previous Mass.

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Origin of presanctified

1850–55; translation of Medieval Latin praesanctificātus.See pre-, sanctified

OTHER WORDS FROM presanctified

pre·sanc·ti·fi·ca·tion, noun
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