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vespers

noun

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an evening service for praying in some Christian churches
  • Vespers is held Tuesday and Thursday evenings in the chapel.

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The first known use of vespers was in 1595

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“Vespers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vespers. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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