from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The Thursday before Easter, observed in commemoration of the Last Supper of Jesus. Also called Holy Thursday.
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- proper n. The Thursday before Easter, which commemorates the Last Supper.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The Thursday in Passion week, or next before Good Friday.
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- n. the Thursday before Easter; commemorates the Last Supper
Easter Sunday, Monday and Tuesday by Angelo da Chiavasso it was defined as the period from Maundy Thursday to Low Sunday.
At Masses that have no Gloria in excelsis (therefore in the Office de tempore of Advent and Lent, vigils, and ember-days, except Maundy Thursday and Holy