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Whitsun

adjective Whit·sun \ˈhwit-sən, ˈwit-\

Definition of WHITSUN

:  of, relating to, or observed on Whitsunday or at Whitsuntide

Origin of WHITSUN

Middle English Whitson, from Whitsonday
First Known Use: 14th century

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