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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Agnus Dei.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An image or representation of a lamb as emblematical of Christ; an Agnus Dei (see below).
  • n. [capitalized] In zoology: A genus of beetles. Burmeister, 1847. A genus of fishes. Günther, 1860.
  • n. In the Gr. Ch., the cloth bearing the figure of a lamb which covers the communion service.

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