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anastasis

[uh-nas-tuh-sis] /əˈnæs tə sɪs/
noun, plural anastases
[uh-nas-tuh-seez] /əˈnæs təˌsiz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a representation, in Byzantine art, of Christ harrowing hell.
Origin
< Greek anástasis a raising up, removal. See ana-, stasis
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