Definitions

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  • n. The act of exaugurating; desecration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of exaugurating; desecration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Roman antiquity, the act of depriving a thing or person of sacred character; secularization: a ceremony necessary before consecrated buildings could be used for secular purposes, or priests resign their sacred functions, or enter into matrimony in cases where celibacy was required.

Etymologies

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Latin exauguratio desecration.

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