noun, plural vi·at·i·ca [vahy-at-i-kuh, vee-], /vaɪˈæt ɪ kə, vi-/, vi·at·i·cums.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
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Example sentences from the Web for viaticum
The priest may be obliged to administer baptism, to hear confession, to give the Viaticum and Extreme Unction.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
This he was able to do, and she declared that she would keep it to be her viaticum when the time of her release should come.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
Reconciliation with my friends I do not expect; nor pardon from them; at least, till in extremity, and as a viaticum.Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9)|Samuel Richardson
She had not even the viaticum of seeing the phosphorescent star, the floating head of Jao on the water.Instigations|Ezra Pound
The ghostly viaticum being over, the priest and his assistants left the house.The Eternal City|Hall Caine