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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
Religious ceremonies and prayers
eucharistic
adjective uk   /ˌjuː.kərˈɪs.tɪk/ us  
Religious ceremonies and prayers
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