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gremial

noun gre·mi·al \ˈgrēmēəl sometimes ˈgrāmēˌäl\

Definition of gremial

plural

-s

  1. 1 archaic :  a full or resident member (as of a society or university)

  2. 2 or gremial veil :  a lap cloth laid across the knees of a bishop seated at mass or other services

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Origin and Etymology of gremial

Latin gremium lap, bosom + English -al — more at cram


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gremial

adjective gre·mi·al \ˈgrēmēəl\

Definition of gremial

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the lap or bosom

  2. 2 archaic :  having active or resident membership (as in a society or university)

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Origin and Etymology of gremial

Latin gremium + English -al


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