concelebrate

concelebrate

[kuhn-sel-uh-breyt, kon-]
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:
1565–75; < Latin concelebrātus, past participle of concelebrāre; see com-, celebrate

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concelebrate (kənˈsɛlɪˌbreɪt)
 
vb
Christianity to celebrate (the Eucharist or Mass) jointly with one or more other priests
 
[C16: from Latin concelebrāre]
 
concele'bration
 
n

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