missalette

noun
mis·​sal·​ette | \ ˌmi(s)-sə-ˈlet How to pronounce missalette (audio) \

Definition of missalette

: a shortened form of a missal published periodically for congregational use

Examples of missalette in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Hymnals, missalettes, and other materials should be removed from the pews. Madeline Mitchell, Cincinnati.com, "In-person Mass to resume, but this is not going to be 'a return to normal,' Archbishop says," 8 May 2020

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First Known Use of missalette

1973, in the meaning defined above

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“Missalette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/missalette. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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