sanctorale

noun
sanc·​to·​ra·​le | \ ˌsaŋ(k)təˈrālē \
plural -s

Definition of sanctorale

: the part of the breviary and missal that contains the offices proper to the saints' days — compare temporale

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History and Etymology for sanctorale

Medieval Latin, from neuter of Medieval Latin sanctoralis of saints, from sanctor- (from Late Latin sanctus saint, from Latin, holy) + Latin -alis -al

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“Sanctorale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sanctorale. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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