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asperges

noun as·per·ges \ə-ˈspər-(ˌ)jēz\

Definition of ASPERGES

:  a ceremony of sprinkling altar and people with holy water

Origin of ASPERGES

Latin, thou wilt sprinkle, from aspergere
First Known Use: circa 1587

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