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Ash Wednesday

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
the first day of Lent in the Christian religion
Translations of “Ash Wednesday”
in Spanish Miércoles de Ceniza…
in German Aschermittwoch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聖灰星期三(基督教四旬期首日)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 圣灰星期三(基督教四旬期首日)…
(Definition of Ash Wednesday from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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