from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun November 2, the day on which special prayers are offered for the souls in purgatory.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- The second day of November; a feast day of the Roman Catholic church, on which supplications are made for the souls of the faithful dead.
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- proper noun In
Christian tradition, the annual feast daycelebrating the life of all the faithful departed on the second day of November.
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- noun a day of supplication for all the souls in purgatory
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