Sarum use

[ sair-uhm ]
/ ˈsɛər əm /

noun

the liturgy or modified form of the Roman rite used in Salisbury before the Reformation and revived in part by some English churches.

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Origin of Sarum use

1560–70; after Sarum (now Old Sarum), a medieval ecclesiastical center, the original site of the cathedral and town of Salisbury
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British Dictionary definitions for Sarum use

Sarum use

noun

the distinctive local rite or system of rites used at Salisbury cathedral in late medieval times
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