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concelebrate

[kuh n-sel-uh-breyt, kon-] /kənˈsɛl əˌbreɪt, kɒn-/
verb (used without object), concelebrated, concelebrating.
1.
to participate in a concelebration.
verb (used with object), concelebrated, concelebrating.
2.
to celebrate (a Eucharist or Mass) with other members of the clergy.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; < Latin concelebrātus, past participle of concelebrāre; see com-, celebrate
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British Dictionary definitions for concelebrate

concelebrate

/kənˈsɛlɪˌbreɪt/
verb
1.
(Christianity) to celebrate (the Eucharist or Mass) jointly with one or more other priests
Derived Forms
concelebration, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Latin concelebrāre
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