Hail Mary Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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Hail Marynoun [C]

uk   /ˌheɪlˈmeə.ri/  us   /-ˈmer.i/
a ​Catholicprayer to Mary, the ​mother of ​JesusChrist in American ​football, a very ​long pass, made in an ​attempt to ​score, that is not usually ​successful
(Definition of Hail Mary from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Hail Mary”
in Chinese (Simplified) (天主教祈祷用语)万福马利亚…
in Chinese (Traditional) (天主教祈禱用語)萬福馬利亞…
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