beadroll

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noun bead·roll \ˈbēd-ˌrōl\

Definition of beadroll

  1. 1 :  a list of names :  catalog

  2. 2 :  rosary

Origin and Etymology of beadroll

from the reading in church of a list of names of persons for whom prayers are to be said


First Known Use: 1504

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