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confirmation

noun [C or U] (RELIGION)    /ˌkɒn.fəˈmeɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌkɑːn.fɚ-/
a ceremony in which someone is confirmed into the Christian ChurchReligious ceremonies and prayers
(Definition of confirmation noun (RELIGION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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