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superaltar

/ (ˈsuːpərˌɔːltə) /

noun

Christianity a consecrated portable stone slab for use on an unconsecrated altar

Nearby words

superadd, superaerodynamics, superagency, superalimentation, superalloy, superaltar, superaltern, superannuate, superannuated, superannuation, superb
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Examples from the Web for superaltar

  • Superaltar, sū′pėr-awlt-ar, n. a small slab of stone used as a portable altar, to be laid on the top of an unconsecrated altar.

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