the Annunciation

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Annunciation

:March 25 celebrated as a Christian festival in memory of the announcement to the Virgin Mary that she would be the mother of Christ

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. : March 25 observed as a church festival in commemoration of the announcement of the Incarnation to the Virgin Mary

  2. : the act of announcing or of being announced : announcement


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