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consecrates

verb
present tense third-person singular of consecrate

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1 to keep or intend for a special purpose
  • a philanthropist who consecrated his considerable fortune to an array of charitable causes

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2 to make holy through prayers or ritual
  • plans to consecrate the altar in the new church with great ceremony

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“Consecrates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/consecrates. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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