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Ascension Day

noun
1.
the 40th day after Easter, commemorating the Ascension of Christ; Holy Thursday.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English
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Ascension Day

noun
1.
(Christianity) the 40th day after Easter, when the Ascension of Christ into heaven is celebrated
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