burnt offering

noun
variants: or burnt sacrifice

Definition of burnt offering

: a sacrifice offered to a deity and burned typically on or at an altar

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“Burnt offering.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/burnt%20offering. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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