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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A medieval drama based on scriptural events especially in the life of Jesus.

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  • n. A medieval dramatic performance depicting events from Christian scriptures, especially events from the life of Jesus Christ.

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  • n. a medieval play representing episodes from the life of Christ

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(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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