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thurible

[thoo r-uh-buh l] /ˈθʊər ə bəl/
noun
1.
a censer.
Origin of thurible
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English turrible, thoryble < Latin t(h)ūribulum censer, equivalent to t(h)ūr- (stem of t(h)ūs) incense + -i- -i- + -bulum instrumental suffix
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British Dictionary definitions for thurible

thurible

/ˈθjʊərɪbəl/
noun
1.
another word for censer
Word Origin
C15: from Latin tūribulum censer, from tūs incense
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