thurification

noun
thu·​ri·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌth(y)u̇rəfə̇ˈkāshən, ˌthərə- \
plural -s

Definition of thurification

: the act, process, or an instance of censing

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History and Etymology for thurification

Middle English thurybycacyon, from Middle French thurification, from Medieval Latin thurification-, thurificatio, from Late Latin thurificatus (past participle of thurificare) + Latin -ion-, -io -ion

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“Thurification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thurification. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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