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English definition of “sacrificial”

sacrificial

adjective     /ˌsæk.rɪˈfɪʃ.əl/
offered as a sacrifice: The priest held up the head of the sacrificial goat.KillingMurder and attempted murderReligious practices sacrificially     /-i/ adverb Religious practicesKillingMurder and attempted murder
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