from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Worship of the saints.
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- n. The worship of saints.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The invocation or worship of saints.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The worship of saints. In the Roman Catholic Church it is distinguished from the latria, or supreme worship due to God alone. See dulia.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the worship of saints
Ancient Greek ἅγιος (hagios, "pious") + λατρεία (latreia, "worship"). (Wiktionary)