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Eucharist

noun [S or U] uk   /ˈjuː.kər.ɪst/ specialized us  
the Christian ceremony based on Jesus Christ's last meal with his disciples (= the first twelve men who believed in him) or the holy bread and wine used in this ceremony
See also
eucharistic
adjective uk   /ˌjuː.kərˈɪs.tɪk/ us  
Translations of “Eucharist”
in Chinese (Traditional) (基督教)聖餐儀式, 聖餐中的麵包和葡萄酒…
in Chinese (Simplified) (基督教)圣餐仪式, 圣餐中的面包和葡萄酒…
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