noun hi·er·ur·gy \ˈhīəˌrərjē, -īˌrər-\

Definition of hierurgy



  1. :  an act or rite of worship :  liturgy

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Origin and Etymology of hierurgy

Greek hierourgia, from hierourgos sacrificing priest (from hier- + -ergos, from ergon work) + -ia -y

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a trip made at another's expense

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