Aspersoria

aspersorium

[as-per-sawr-ee-uhm, -sohr-]
noun, plural aspersoria [as-per-sawr-ee-uh, -sohr-] , aspersoriums. Roman Catholic Church.
1.
a vessel for holding holy water. See illus. under stoup.

Origin:
1860–65; < Medieval Latin; see asperse, -tory2

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aspersorium (ˌæspəˈsɔːrɪəm)
 
n , pl -ria, -riums
1.  a basin containing holy water with which worshippers sprinkle themselves
2.  Also called: aspergillum a perforated instrument used to sprinkle holy water

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