altar of repose

noun phrase, often capitalized A&R

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First Known Use of altar of repose

1849, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of altar of repose was in 1849

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“Altar of repose.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/altar%20of%20repose. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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