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ex-voto

noun ex-vo·to \ (ˌ)eks-ˈvō-(ˌ)tō \

Definition of ex-voto

plural ex-votos
: a votive offering

Origin and Etymology of ex-voto

Latin ex voto according to a vow


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ex-voto

adjective

Definition of ex-voto

: votive

First Known Use of ex-voto

1823


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